Tracking the Motives Behind the Phony War on “Traffic Gridlock”

2011 paper by Dr. Barry Wellar, CM, former member of the Canadian Institute of Planners (MCIP) and Registered Professional Planner (RPP) Ontario, (retired) Professor Emeritus of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Ottawa, and principal of Wellar Consulting Inc. (WCI). He is currently President, Information Research Board (IRB).

The paper argues that we’ve exaggerated the gridlock problem to justify needless road construction.

Tracking the Motives Behind the Phony War on “Traffic Gridlock” (PDF)