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First and Last Mile Connections: New Mobility
Report
Innovation, strategic planning, and collaborations are driving creative solutions to the unrelenting need for more transportation choices. New "shared mobility" programs, policies, tools, and techniques are emerging around the country as a result of their wide range of economic and social benefits.
Driving Commuter Choice in America
Issue Paper
A recent study by NRDC shows that Americans average close to three trillion miles on the road each year -- that's enough to travel to the sun and back 16,000 times. Personal transportation -- driving our cars, trucks and SUVs to and from work, school, shopping and recreation -- is responsible for about 20 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S.

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