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A field guide to transit debates: A conversation with Jarrett Walker

For the sake of the environment and for efficiency of movement with a growing population, the need for public transit is spreading. But funding and implementation issues incite intense and often bitter quarrels. Join transit planning consultant Jarrett Walker — writer of the blog — as he offers insight on some common issues, confusions, outcomes and strategies shared by transit planning initiatives across the country.


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Okay to bring lunch

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