Rationale: Public transportation is a critical component of thriving communities, and
provides connectivity in both rural and urban areas for residents, commuters, and visitors.
An accessible and efficient public transit network offers convenient and affordable service
for people to travel to home, work, school, recreational opportunities, and more. Public
transportation reduces annual vehicle miles traveled, which helps lower air pollution and
- Increase ridership through community outreach campaigns.
- Include a public transportation analysis as part of the comprehensive plan.