Relative Misery

A couple of years ago, the Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) released their annual commuting study, and ranked Portland worse than Seattle, to the disbelief and consternation of many folks here.

This led TTI to revise their methodology, and this year’s report, as reported in the Oregonian, flips that back around.

Indeed it goes on to point out that transit and land use planning (which has shortened our average commute distance) make our commutes ‘less miserable’ than other cities.

Let’s hear it for being ‘less miserable’…

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