In this photo taken Tuesday, May 24, 2011, commuters walk to board a train at North Station in Boston. The Great Recession and cuts in government subsidies have wreaked havoc on mass transit in ... more 
In this photo taken Tuesday, May 24, 2011, commuters walk to board a train at North Station in Boston. The Great Recession and cuts in government subsidies have wreaked havoc on mass transit in America, even as rising gasoline prices mean push up demand for reliable bus, train and subway service in cities big and small. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Elise Amendola
Tue, Jul 5, 2011 8:50 AM EDT