‘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: Hyde Park (near LAX)
Your Transportation Routine:
How often do you drive and for what purpose?
On the weekends and evenings, for visiting, groceries or other errands.
Where are you typically traveling from and going to?
Store, Home Depot, market, friends and events.
How many vehicles do you or your family have?
How long does your commute typically take?
20 minutes, by bicycle.
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?
I ride a bicycle to work.
Why do you drive?
Usually transporting people, groceries, tools, or purchases. I often drive to Topanga, which is not served by public transit