Envisioning Transportation Options That Work for Everyone

Source: Walton Family Foundation


Northwest Arkansas is a region on the move. But to keep moving forward, all people need the ability to move around freely.

Whether it’s getting to work or school, medical appointments or the grocery store, reliable, safe and affordable transportation is essential for all of us to thrive.

Housing and transportation are, on average, the two largest costs faced by every household in America. Here in Northwest Arkansas, like other growing regions, it’s a balance that many residents struggle to find. Pay higher housing costs and live in a walkable neighborhood? Or move farther away and drive your transportation costs up?

The data is clear, and we’re listening. Eighty percent of Northwest Arkansas residents want more and better-funded public transportation options.

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