Because being there is what's most important, WPC's Center for Transportation researches and analyzes the best practices for relieving traffic congestion by recapturing a vision of a system based on freedom of movement.
Todd Myers, Director, Center for the Environment, and Brandon Houskeeper, Policy Analyst, October, 2008
In Washington State there is little debate that any goal to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions must include a conversation about transportation. Nearly half of all GHG emissions in Washington come from the transportation sector, with cars and trucks accounting for about 36 percent of the total CO2 emissions.
Seattle – In a press release issued by Mass Transit Now!, which is the “Yes” campaign for Sound Transit’s latest ballot measure, the group offered a series of rebuttals to WPC’s 2008 Citizen’s Guide to ST2. Their statements are inaccurate and deserve to be corrected. Below are the claims made by Mass Transit Now! and our response.
Claim: WPC is an “anti-Proposition1 advocacy group.”