‘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: West Hollywood
Your Transportation Routine:
How often do you drive and for what purpose?
Almost every day for business, errands, or pleasure.
Where are you typically traveling from and going to?
West Hollywood to Downtown or the Westside.
How many vehicles do you or your family have?
How long does your commute typically take?
Depends on the time of day. From 30-60 minutes. Sometimes longer if there is an accident or road construction.
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?
Less than $50
Do you use any forms of alternative transportation?
Why do you drive?
Sometimes I need to arrive by a specific time and the bus is unreliable in this regard.