Ethan Elkind of the Climate Change and Business Program Discusses Need to Improve Public Transit Planning and Construction in California in Multiple Media Outlets

August 7, 2014 – Ethan Elkind, associate director of the Climate Change and Business Program, discussed the slow progress of California transit construction projects in multiple media outlets.

He wrote an op-ed in San Francisco Chronicle.

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He commented in an interview on KPCC-FM.

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He is cited in a CityLab article.

We're told relief is on the way, from new rapid-bus and rail-transit lines to high-speed rail. But unless "decades from now" is your idea of right around the corner, Californians have to exercise extreme patience waiting through the interminable planning and construction processes associated with major new transit projects.

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