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60 Free Essays on Public Transportation

  1. Should the Federal Tax on Gasoline Increase to Help Pay for Public Transportation and Road Improvements

    Should the Federal Tax on gasoline increase to help pay for public transportation and road improvements? Gas companies shouldn't raise their taxes based on the need for money for public transportation because many citizens who live in the U.S. use public transportation instead of buying gas. By th

  2. Transportation and Community D

    Transportation affects every aspect of our lives and daily routine, including where we live, work, play, shop, go to school, etc. It has a profound impact on residential patterns, industrial growth, and physical and social mobility. Roads, highways, freeways and mass transit systems do not spring up

  3. Urban Transportation

    The development of urban transportation has not changed with the cities; cities have changed with transportation. In the early years of transportation it was the mass transit of horse and buggies or electric rail cars that shaped cities. Then as the automobile became affordable to the public, person

  4. Public Health and Economy

    Physical Medicine PHYSICAL MEDICINE PHYSICAL MEDICINE also called PHYSIATRY, PHYSICAL THERAPY, OR REHABILITATION MEDICINE, medical specialty concerned with the treatment of chronic disabilities and with the restoration of normal functioning to the disabled through physical modes of treatment,

  5. Fuel Cells as a Public Good

    Introduction Engineers possess an indispensable role in today's society. Not only do they research, design, and test the products of today, but they also pave the way for future technological advances in all areas of industry. While the majority of these products are designed with the private con

  6. My Paper

    Annotated Bibliography Axia College Society for Human Resource Management, (Aug2008).Gas Prices Spark Changes in Workplace. Journal of Accountancy. Vol. 206 Issue 2, p22-22, 1/2p. This is going over what some of the employers are doing to help out their employees wit

  7. Public School Finance: Prospectus Paper

    Public School Finance: Prospectus Paper Oklahoma utility companies are currently protesting the amount of taxes that they must pay. The dispute came about because of the difference between what utility companies and other commercial properties and other entities such as railroads and airlines mu

  8. Hybrid Cars

    Hybrid Vehicles Prius hybrid vehicle Tata/MDI OneCAT compressed air car Prius used by NYPD Traffic EnforcementA hybrid vehicle is a vehicle that uses two or more distinct power sources to propel the vehicle.[1] Power sources include: On-board or out-board rechargeable energy storage syste

  9. Fighting the Good Fight

    The Battle Against Global Warming For hundreds of years earth has survived catastrophic events, from deadly earthquakes, tsunamis, wars, and even life-ending meteorite clashes, but today nothing can match the impending doom that global warming brings. While this is not new for our planet, more t

  10. Public vs. Private Schools

    Private education and public education both has his similarities and differences. Most educators, parents have bought into a belief that education can be "religion-neutral". They are convinced that teachers can train the mind without shaping attitudes, behavior, or spiritual beliefs. The company g

  11. Washington Dc's Bailout Plan

    In the past several months and more recently the past few weeks the United States has seen the financial markets and that of Wall Street endure some great challenges and incredible disappointments. In a country where ten years ago we had no national debt and great financial stability, our nation is

  12. Fuel Price Hike

    There are two main reasons for Government’s decision to restructure oil subsidies. The first is to save subsidy cost which it claims to be unbearable. By reducing subsidies, the Government estimates to save 13 billion. However after discounting the costs of rebates to vehicle owners, which is 7 bi

  13. The Police and the Public

    Police are government officers who enforce the law and maintain order. They work to prevent crime and to protect the lives and property of the people of a community. There are many ways policemen and policewomen serve their communities. They patrol streets to guard against crime and to assist people

  14. Hydrogen Fuel Cell for Transportation

    Essay 2: Alternative and Renewable Energy Options for Transportation The human race is currently in conflict between two imperatives. First, the desire for each individual to meet his/her ultimate end and obtain a rewarding life, and second, staying within the capacity of means that the planet prov

  15. The Status of Americas Transportation Infrastructure

    Surface transportation in the United States currently faces a number of challenges. Despite the fact that we have one of the best transportation systems in the world, there are billions of dollars in unmet needs to bring America's infrastructure into the 21st century. Surface transportation safety

  16. Research Paper on California Public Education

    The California State Public Education System: Can it live up to current demands? "All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth." -Aristotle- It has been said many times that children are our future. That

  17. Global Warming and You

    15 Very Important Things to Do about Global Warming...from the individual to the national: 1. Learn about it. 2. Sell the SUV and choose cleaner, more efficient vehicles. Reduce your driving: one gallon of gas burned creates 20 pounds of CO2. Fuel up on ethanol and biodiesel. 3. Use efficie

  18. Public Misunderstanding of "Officer Safety"

    Public Misunderstanding of "Officer Safety" How many times have you been pulled over by a police officer, and when the confrontation was complete you said to yourself, "Boy, was he rude!" or "There was no need for him to treat me like that." Well, unfortunately, the public is prone to misinterpre

  19. Private Schools vs. Public Schools

    Private Schools vs. Public Schools Many people in today's society believe it's wise to send their children to private schools. In making the decision on whether to put children in public or private schools, they look to four main factors: curriculum, class size, the graduation rate, and cost.

  20. Censorship in Public Schools

    Censorship in Public Schools -A principal in a California high school bans five books written by Richard Brautigan because he thinks they might contain "obscenities or offensive sexual references" (Berger 59). -A Vermont high school librarian is forced to resign because she fought the school boar

  21. Public Funds for Private Concerns

    The objectives of a private organization will usually differ from that of the government. Managers in private corporations have only one major goal, to satisfy the bottom line. Their endgame is to increase profits and to keep their shareholders happy. Their responsibilities are very specific and

  22. Drinking and Driving

    Driving a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol is one of the most dangerous things that a human can possibly do. When people drink and drive, they are not only putting themselves in danger, they?re also jeopardizing the lives of other road users and pedestrians. At a young age, I use to w

  23. Argumentative Essay: Should Women Be Allowd to Go Topless in Public

    Argumentative Essay: Should Women Be Allowd To Go Topless in Public In the summer of 1996 Gwen Jacobs enjoyed a topless summer stroll during which she was seen by a local O.P.P officer, was apprehended and subsequently charged with indecent exposure. Gwen Jacobs pleaded not guilty in court and w

  24. How Does Public Administration Impact Your Life?

    How does public administration impact your life? Public Administration impacts everyone's life in different ways. Public administration helps people and makes a positive impact on society. They are organizations and agencies that apply and control different areas of society. It creates and change

  25. Public vs. Private

    I have examined and compared public versus private education. Also, this collection of information should help you understand differences between public and private schools. Aspects of equality and achievement in private and public education will be dissected and evaluated. Observations I have e

  26. Senior Drivers

    Senior Citizen’s Behind the Wheel: A Concern for Safety? How old is too old for seniors to drive? There is an old saying “you are only as old as you feel”, but when it comes to safety, these words do not guarantee perfect health or become a shield against accidents on the road. As Americans a

  27. On Taming a Beast

    “Good grief, I’m going to be late again!” I groaned, glancing at the clock in my car and then out the window. I was almost to school, and late as usual, but something else captured my attention. Several workers stood around a church sign with a stone frame and a bright florescent message boa

  28. Bus Ride Xd

    The things we should remeber if we should travel in any public transportation: one should always have "barya" to avoid being rip off by those ruthless driver who always uses that same excuse " sorry po la barya eh ito na lang meron ako eh" and you would be forced into a delema of just accepting the

  29. Obesity: a Public or Private Issue

    Obesity: A Public or Private Issue? Imagine a world where a school aged child can step out of their school and walk into a McDonalds. A world where soda companies make millions of dollars a year by placing soda machines in schools. A world where 30.5 percent of adults are considered obese. A world

  30. The Role of the National Transportation Board in Aviation Safety

    The Role of the National Transportation Safety Board in Aviation Safety Chris Dahlstrand Principles of Transportation 12 December 2000 Overview The movement of millions of passengers over distances thought impossible decades ago is symbolic of the modern air transportation era that is