While many families and individuals have taken on the supercommute in recent years, every sign points to the non-sustainability of this lifestyle. The Lehigh Valley’s population is the fastest-growing and its rate of land-consumption is the highest in Pennsylvania. Traffic congestion, highway deaths, and air pollution, are all trends that are increasing with our current practices. Between 2009 and 2039, the population of the United States is predicted to increase by 33%. Think about the impact of that.
~ The Elucidator, from All Aboard! Bringing Passenger Rail Back to the Valley