Nightmare on the 101: A Look at Bay Area Traffic Congestion

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Have you ever had that feeling like you're stuck in the slow lane going nowhere fast? Bay Area residents sure do. We've got some of the worst congestion in the country - San Francisco has one of the longest delays and San Jose is one of the worst commuting cities, according to researchers. Our panel of experts look at why congestion is so bad and what projects are underway to alleviate it.


Ratna Amin, transportation policy director, SPUR

Michael Cabanatuan, transportation writer, San Francisco Chronicle

Jim Wunderman, president and CEO, Bay Area Council

Steve Heminger, executive director, Metropolitan Transportation Commission