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terrya Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-16-08 01:44 PM
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28. Never
IF I had a car, it costs at least $10 a DAY to park in the public parking lots downtown. Screw that. I'll take the CTA.
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  -At what point will it become cost ineffective for you to drive to your job? Tuesday Afternoon  May-16-08 11:04 AM   #0 
  - I really have no choice but to drive....  OhioChick   May-16-08 11:10 AM   #1 
  - There is no public transportation out here  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:36 AM   #3 
     - Wow....That's a lot of mileage  OhioChick   May-16-08 11:40 AM   #5 
     - Around here, it is typical .....  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:43 AM   #6 
        - I hope you find something closer.....soon.  OhioChick   May-16-08 11:45 AM   #7 
           - Thanks...  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:49 AM   #11 
     - I don't have the option of public transportation either.  RebelOne   May-16-08 11:50 AM   #12 
        - I would think that there are a lot of us in this situation ...  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:52 AM   #15 
  - Thankfully, I telecommute most days.  flvegan   May-16-08 11:17 AM   #2 
  - but, how would one figure this ..  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:37 AM   #4 
     - I'm there...  Chan790   May-16-08 11:46 AM   #9 
     - at least you have insurance...  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:49 AM   #10 
        - Yeah...but I have $0 income and have to pay rent.  Chan790   May-16-08 11:51 AM   #14 
           - yeah  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:53 AM   #17 
     - I'd equate it this way:  flvegan   May-16-08 12:26 PM   #21 
  - Probably at aroun $15/gal it would become infeasable.  mainegreen   May-16-08 11:45 AM   #8 
  - Is this for your own calculations or, a general rule?  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 11:51 AM   #13 
     - Merely my own calculations.  mainegreen   May-16-08 12:00 PM   #19 
  - No public transportation available....  malta blue   May-16-08 11:52 AM   #16 
  - salary+benefits-taxes-expenses = transportation costs  Deep13   May-16-08 11:56 AM   #18 
  - Luckily, never.  montanto   May-16-08 12:03 PM   #20 
  - It's never been cost effective for me to drive to my job  taterguy   May-16-08 12:30 PM   #22 
  - Never. I'm lucky enough to live a mile away.  electron_blue   May-16-08 12:35 PM   #23 
  - At the point where I get a driver's license  KamaAina   May-16-08 01:05 PM   #24 
  - whenever i stop making $100,000/month  datasuspect   May-16-08 01:21 PM   #25 
  - Next week  TrogL   May-16-08 01:25 PM   #26 
  - since i walk about 100 yds to my job, it's not a problem.  KG   May-16-08 01:42 PM   #27 
  - Never  terrya   May-16-08 01:44 PM   #28 
  - kicking  Tuesday Afternoon   May-16-08 08:16 PM   #29 
  - It would be really dangerous for me to drive  Lydia Leftcoast   May-16-08 09:41 PM   #30 

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