Now THIS is some real thinking right here…while we here in the US rely on urban death-spiral methods of public transportation and as a remedy just ‘improve’ and widen highways, the Chinese come up with THIS:
Seriously? I have a hard time believing the extremely low cost of the project, but the idea? Wow. How fun would it be to drive UNDER a bus?? The kicker?
It’s not just an idea – construction is starting THIS YEAR. Oh how I love our Port Authority here in Pittsburgh. I won’t get in to all of the problems they have, I’ll just go dream about what this city could look like if we had a full blown light rail system instead of all [well, decreasing number of] buses…or have a few bright Chinese guys come bring us a few of these crazy suckers.