will offer solutions for multiple modes of transportation options, including reducing traffic congestion by adopting current & future automobile technologies, more efficient highways and arterial routes, updates for transit buses and newer ride-sharing technologies—all giving Puget Sound drivers more freedom to travel when & where they choose. These improvements will also provide safer & greener mobility and save taxpayers money through lower costs.
Time. It’s the One Thing We Can’t Get Back. Instead of Time Spent in Gridlock, Let’s Try Something Innovative.
Mobility 21 is a transportation plan that can get Puget Sound moving, providing improved travel conditions at lower cost. Just imagine, getting where you want to be, when you want to be there. Less congestion and improved travel means you have more freedom to spend time doing the things you enjoy, and the solutions are here now!
With the third worst traffic congestion in the U.S., Puget Sound is desperately in need of solutions that work. Traffic Will Only Get Worse with Population and Industry Projected Growth:
By embracing new technologies and enhancing our roadways, Mobility21 will reduce congestion, provide safer and greener mobility, and save taxpayers money through lower costs.
M21 uses 4 main tactics for improvements, which benefits Drivers, Public Transit, Cyclists & Pedestrians, Results: Less Congestion & 40% Reductions in Delays Per Trip.
Did you know that Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and auto technology already offers collision-preventing features which can help improve safety through fewer accidents? By embracing technologies such as Adaptive Cruise Control (which creates smooth following), Automated Lane Keeping on freeways, Blind Spot Monitoring for safer lane changes and Radar Braking, consumers can help get Puget Sound moving. By 2040 or sooner, ADAS technology will help us achieve 50% more capacity per freeway lane and 30% more capacity per arterial lane.