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Philadelphia traffic ranked one of the worst, so how do we fix it?

April 30, 2019 from Action News

Philadelphia’s commute is a near universal source of complaints. Traffic analytics firm, INRIX, ranks the city as the 9th most congested in the country and the 69th worst in the world. 

We wasted 112 hours of time sitting in traffic in 2018, according to the firm, costing each driver $1,568 on average. The collective impact on the city’s economy as a whole is $3.3 billion. 

While drivers across the Philadelphia metro area have reason to vent their frustrations, nothing compares to the backups experienced on the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76). INRIX identified the stretch from the Blue Route (I-476) to the Vine Street Expressway (I-676) as the 6th worst in America…

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