This Amazing App Could Integrate Every Urban Transportation System—And Pay You Not To Drive

fastcoexist.com

It’s Tuesday morning and a mobile app is setting your alarm off an hour early because there’s a high chance of rain during the hour it knows you’re usually driving to work. There’s also some construction along the route you usually take, and if you want to get to work on time you better leave soon. You’d prefer to drive, but your phone lets you know that the city will offer you a reduced fare to take the ferry instead, along with half of the other people who have similar commutes to your own. The other half are offered reduced toll for the slightly-farther-away bridge.

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