Cities to Avoid for Traffic Congestion


Top 10 Worst Cities for Driving (Jason Siu, AutoGuide, Jun. 29, 2012)

What is surprising is that only one city- Toronto, Ontario– made it to the top of the world’s worst cities for drivers.  Looking at the narratives, what is also striking is the lack of pricing in the cities listed- which large cities such as London England and Stockholm Sweden have tackled with both congestion fees and improved transit. Although misery for drivers is not necessarily an indication of pollution free cities, it is a sign of too much traffic for the road capacity- and that usually means a lot of unnecessary idling and emissions which often put these cities on the most air polluted list as well.

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