Leading with Transit

Rhodes-Conway, S., M. Young-Jones, and M. Ebeling. Leading With Transit: How City Leadership on Transit Can Create More Equitable, Sustainable, and Economic Vibrant Cities. COWS, 2018.
  • Transit is a lifeline for many, and an efficient way to travel for fun and leisure. A robust transit system helps cities with a multitude of social, economic and environmental benefits.
  • Efficient, effective transit requires proactive public engagement and coordination between local government leadership, departments, and transit agencies.
  • On transit, cities can lead by example, making decisions that reduce disparities, improve air quality, and increase access to key destinations.