‘Why You Ride (or Don’t Ride)‘ is a series where you, our faithful readers, share your transportation routines in L.A. and your thoughts on how to make things better – read more about the concept here.
Who You Are:
Location: East L.A.
Your Transportation Routine:
How often do you drive and for what purpose?
To and from work.
Where are you typically traveling from and going to?
East L.A. to Downtown L.A.
How many vehicles do you or your family have?
How long does your commute typically take?
Briefly, how would you describe your typical driving experience? Love it, deal with it, or hate it?
I deal with it.
On average, what do you spend each month on transportation?
$100 – $300
Do you use any forms of alternative transportation?
Bike on occasion. Sometimes will take Gold Line train if traveling during the day.
Why do you drive?
Much less time involved due to extremely long waits for buses at night.