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January 6, 2016

Regional Planner: Transit Options Critical to Mobility

Center for Livable Communities director Jane Hayse took to the AJC on Saturday to discuss the future of transportation in Atlanta. Hayse provided an outline ofth-1 the Atlanta Regional Plan, a 25-year blueprint developed by the Atlanta Regional Commission.

She writes "We can’t build our way out of congestion. No region can. Every thriving metropolitan area wrestles with traffic problems. In many ways, congestion is a byproduct of a healthy economy. [...] to truly address the number of cars on our roads, more of us will need to live closer to work, take transit, walk or bike to the office and telecommute."

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