This might help clarify how many additional cars will be added to the road during the morning and afternoon school rush. (Click the link or the picture to learn more and to share.)
Given the location of many of our schools, the traffic at these peak times will increase exponentially.
And what about when severe weather surprises us? Tornadoes? Snow?
What happens in case of an emergency? How will all of these cars move quickly?
SOURCE: Hoover City Schools’ Bus Route Information, provided via an Open Records Request and tabulated on October 16, 2013. The accepted calculation is 1 bus = 36 cars.