Most everyone wants to get from Point A to Point B as fast as they can. The straightest line (route) may be the shortest distance between those points, but it isn’t always the fastest on transit. Reece Martin from RM Transit dives into why that might be. Helping riders know faster options can be a useful thing to save riders time when weighing options.

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Stephen is a professional urban planner in Puget Sound with a passion for sustainable, livable, and diverse cities. He is especially interested in how policies, regulations, and programs can promote positive outcomes for communities. With stints in great cities like Bellingham and Cork, Stephen currently lives in Seattle. He primarily covers land use and transportation issues and has been with The Urbanist since 2014.