Here are a few facts guaranteed to get your attention:
The San Antonio area adds 146 new residents every day, and they’re bringing their cars.
A 50 minute drive today is expected to take 91 minutes in 2040.
By then, 39 percent of our roadways will be severely congested all day long.
This week Texas Public Radio’s “Growing Pains” project takes a look at options for getting ahead of the traffic jam, with a series of reports, “Stuck Behind The Wheel.” We start by looking at how San Antonio’s primary form of mass transit could be part of the solution.