Why ‘future is at stake’ when rethinking San Francisco transit

Billy Riggs, a professor at USF, riding the J Church Muni in San Francisco
USF professor Billy Riggs, a specialist in urban planning and transportation: “Transportation doesn’t exist unless there’s an origin and a destination … Part of starting from scratch in San Francisco is bringing those destinations together.”

“Societally, we have to accept that driving is a privilege,” said William Riggs, a transit and urban-development expert at the University of San Francisco. “It’s also a privilege that comes with costs in terms of emissions, particulates from tires and things like that.”

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