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lovuian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-24-06 09:50 PM
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High gasoline prices boost public transit
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Soaring U.S. gasoline prices are boosting ridership of the nation's public transit systems.

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Washington Metrorail recorded its sixth-busiest day Thursday, USA Today reported.Salt Lake City's ridership was up 50 percent on its 19-mile light-rail system. Tulsa Transit's March ridership was the highest since August 2003. And ridership on San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit is up 4.1 percent since July 1
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