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Traffic congestion a problem, say two of five adults

Posted on September 3, 2003

More than two of five adults in the United States report that traffic congestion is a problem in their communities, according to results from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics' (BTS) Omnibus Household Survey. The BTS survey found more concern about congestion in metropolitan areas, where almost half the residents surveyed said congestion is a problem. Only one-fifth of their non-metropolitan counterparts reported traffic congestion to be a problem in their communities. The Omnibus Household Survey tracks the general public's attitudes about various transportation issues.

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