JDLand notices the media’s incessant doomsaying about impending traffic disasters and the world nonetheless not ending. ABC has quotes from a business owner pleased with the added parking turnover (and another unhappy) as well as good quotes from Tommy Wells.

David Alpert is Founder and President of Greater Greater Washington and Executive Director of DC Sustainable Transportation (DCST). He worked as a Product Manager for Google for six years and has lived in the Boston, San Francisco, and New York metro areas in addition to Washington, DC. He lives with his wife and two children in Dupont Circle. Unless otherwise noted, opinions in his GGWash posts are his and not the official views of GGWash or DCST.