Sprawl and the Long Commute

Sprawl affects the length of commutes, according to a new study from CEOs for Cities. GOOD visualizes the data with this infographic.

The more sprawl there is in a metropolitan area creates a longer commute, according to the report.

The metropolitan areas of Detroit, Indianapolis and Louisville struggle with the longest sprawl-related commutes.

Full Story: Transparency: The Cities Where Sprawl Makes Commute the Worst

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