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VIDEO: The Transit Tipping Point

March 01, 2012 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

With predictions of gas hitting five-dollars per gallon this summer, commuters will rethink transit options around Minnesota. A diverse transit system—mix of auto, bus, train, LRT, bicycle—takes pressure off congested roadways, encourages thriftiness, and cuts down on carbon emissions. Transit for Livable Communities is a St. Paul based non-profit that advocates for a diverse, equitable, and sustainable transportation system for all Minnesotans.

What is your tipping point for ditching gasoline and going with alternative transportation?

 

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