What are the five biggest transportation challenges facing Washington state? That’s what former Washington State Transportation Secretary Doug MacDonald is asking, and providing his own opinion. His picks include reducing dependence on fossil fuels; using existing transportation assets more efficiently; finding alternatives to the gas tax; fixing the regional transportation planning, decision structures and processes; and embracing transformation through technology.
So how to do all this? Especially efficiently? Mr. MacDonals shares some interesting ideas in this Crosscut article.