The Way We Get to Work

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U.S. Commutes: The Way We Get To Work

NPR has recently run a series of pieces discussing current issues in commuting, focusing in part on the "last mile"--how people get from home to public transit and from public transit to their workplace. Listen to the entire series at
Two articles of interest on this topic are indexed in TRANweb:
Petrie, Joe, "The green mile: innovations push first and last mile travel modes into a new era to allow for better access to transit," Mass transit 39(5):22-25 (July/Aug. 2013).
Kaiser, Kim, "Closing the gap: bike shares help complete the 'Last Mile'," Mass transit 38(4):20-23 (July/Aug. 2012).