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July 11, 2012

Report: Most urban jobs near transit, most workers not

Some three quarters of all jobs in the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas are in neighborhoods with transit service, but only about a quarter of the workforce is able to get to their jobs in less than 90 minutes via mass transit.


May 12, 2011

Report: Honolulu named top commuter transit city

The Brookings Institution’s report reviewed commuter transit in 100 cities across the U.S. and found that nearly 70 percent of working people live in neighborhoods that offer transit service.


May 10, 2011

San Antonio’s VIA president to participate in Brookings forum

Keith T. Parker will join the forum to review an analysis of how well transit systems link workers to their jobs, examining transit routes and schedules, demographic data, and employment information from the nation’s largest metropolitan regions.


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