Published On:Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Posted by shikhar
A national driving pattern annual study reveals that Americans spent five & half billion hours only in the traffic in 2011. Really huge wastage of time.
The Texas A&M Transportation Institute released a report Tuesday that shows that Americans are changing their mood according to road traffic or you can say adapting to road traffic by allowing an hour to make a trip that would take only 20 minutes in a simple run.
Urban mobility report also reveals that choke off roads are becoming expensive for the Americans. Its almost costing $ 121 billion in time and in fuel in 2011.
Top most congested cities are Washington, Los Angeles, San Francisco-Oakland, Boston, New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia & Seattle.
Institute advises that there are some unique challenges which have to be faced by every community and they may require different multifaceted approaches to solving clog off.