The Tri-State is among the nation's top regions when it comes to increasing the number of jobs accessible by public transit, but a large portion of those trips still take an hour or longer.
In fact, only 10 percent of Tri-State jobs can be reached by bus in less than an hour.
That's according to a new study out of the University of Minnesota's Accessibility Observatory, which reviewed transit data from 49 metropolitan areas across the country. The goal was to evaluate each region's accessibility to jobs by transit and walking.
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