Emily DeMarco http://wesa.fm en Finding Pittsburgh's Light Rail http://wesa.fm/post/finding-pittsburghs-light-rail-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Roughly 28,000 people ride the Pittsburgh area’s light-rail system every day. But many more could be using and funding the system if the stops were easier to access. Inspired by a </span><a href="http://ctod.org/pittsburgh/20130206_ExecSummaryBook-web.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">study</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from the </span><a href="http://ctod.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Center for Transit-Oriented Development</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><a href="http://publicsource.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">PublicSource</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reporter, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Emily DeMarco</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> embarked on a tour of the Port Authority's 52 T-stops. She took photos, gathered audio and </span><a href="http://publicsource.org/investigations/pittsburgh-area-has-light-rail-%E2%80%94-can-you-find-it" style="line-height: 1.5;">asked commuters what they think</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of the light-rail system.</span></p><p> Wed, 01 May 2013 04:01:00 +0000 Heather McClain 8777 at http://wesa.fm Finding Pittsburgh's Light Rail