Award–winning journalist Andrea Bernstein is the Metro Editor for WNYC News. She has previously served as Political Director, Director of Transportation Nation, and Senior Reporter.
On The Takeaway this morning, traffic expert Rachel Weinberger says Los Angeles' public transportation system is poised to overtake New York's. Other tidbits: NY and LA are so congested, offering money to get people to drive off peak won't work, because time-shifting really won't help.
Anyway she says, people are already offered money to travel off-peak in New York: a discount on tolls.
Listen to the whole interview here.