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Washington, DC / Bus Lane #216543

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 05, 1971
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(Studio) Bus lane completed to and from Washington, DC to pass cars during rush hours.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Bus lane on Interstate 95 gets buses downtown Washington, DC 15 minutes faster than cars; buses run inbound in morning, outbound in evening. [Urban Transit Administrator Carlos VILLAREAL - says need to know how to get motorists to leave car at home, or in parking lot outside city and use public transportation; cars can move )3,000 people in 1 hour; buses can move 8,500 - 10,000.] New York City and Los Angeles also considering "bus only" lanes.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter

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