congestion relief

Traffic sucks. Here’s a plan to fix it.

The time you waste sitting in traffic is annoying, but the air pollution it causes is even worse! To have a mobile, healthy, and happy population, cities need fewer cars — especially as their populations grow.

But how do you actually get people out of cars and into buses and subways, or onto bikes? Well, it’s a controversial plan that banks on the idea that people hate tolls even more than they hate traffic. Meet … congestion pricing.