Topic archives: trip time

Could the average trip to work nearly double by 2030?

Could the average trip to work nearly double by 2030?

June 22, 2017 4

The average one-way commute could increase by 28 minutes by 2030 according to Melbourne's Herald Sun. Sounds horrendous but it's scary tabloid journalism

Does commuting lower social capital?

Does commuting lower social capital?

March 28, 2012 4

The Grattan Institute released a new report, Social Cities, under its Cities Program this week. The report addresses “worrying signs that isolation and loneliness are increasing in Australia”. The data shows, it says, “that people’s friendships and neighbourhood connections have diminished over the past two decades”. Notwithstanding the title, the report only addresses city design. […]