-AUGUST SELECTION CONTEST WINNER-
A huge congratulations goes to Patrick McAtee of Alexandria, Virginia.
Patrick answered all three contest questions correctly - see below. For the August 2016 Book Club selection, TransportiCA chose Human Transit: How Clearer Thinking About Public Transit can Enrich our Communities and our Lives, by bestselling author and international transit consultant, Jarrett Walker, Ph.D.
The contest questions for August were:
1. “Transit debates also suffer from the fact that today, in most of our cities, most of our decision makers are motorists” (p.2).
2. According to Walker, what is the foundation of urban design? Pedestrians (p.15).
3. True or False: an employee vanpool operated by a municipal transportation authority, operating with fixed schedules, is considered a form of public transit, according to the industry? False (p.13).