NYT: Riders Switching to Mass Transit Due To Higher Gas Prices

$4 Gasoline San Franciscans have known for decades that mass transit is the cure to high gas prices, but today’s NY Times reports that commuters nationwide are moving to transit with gasoline reaching $4/gallon in many areas. Of course, transit agencies including Muni are also facing higher fuel prices themselves, with diesel at all time highs, but SF is in better shape than most cities due to the ready source of electric power from Hetch Hetchy.