The Good About AVs: System Gains, Mobility for All, Cheaper Stuff

As AVs become more common in society, we are going to start seeing some big changes.  Some of these changes could be really bad, like extra VMT making congestion a lot worse. But here we get to discuss all the good that could come with AVs!  So lets go through some of

The Case that AVs Make Congestion Worse

Right now, there is huge debate raging in the long range planning community: Are Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) going to make congestion better? or worse? A lot rides on the answer to this question: each year planning organizations plan out millions of dollars in infrastructure (roads, signals, parking, etc..) to account