What is congestion pricing, how can charging for driving into downtown areas reduce traffic and improve transit, and why hasn’t it caught on in the US? Move NY will present their plan to charge for driving into Manhattan, and the panel will discuss the potential for bringing congestion pricing to New York as well as Boston.
A discussion with:
•Alex Matthiessen, Move NY Campaign Director
•Chris Zegras, Professor of Transportation and Urban Planning, MIT
•Terry Regan, Volpe Center and Massachusetts Transportation Finance Commission
•Moderated by Anna Hardman, Department of Economics, Tufts University
LUNCH will be provided!
Sponsored by the Tufts Economics Department, the Tufts Economics Society, and Tufts Urban Policy, Planning, and Prosperity (UP3)
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