Mr. Tennyson, wrote on my blog (www.andyhaydon.com) and he identified the problem of surface transportation. This is why a tunnel is proposed and supported by most taxpayers.
He took selective data from various specific transit systems to make his argument. This skews the facts.
According to the United States General Accounting Office, the
Dept. of Transportation, The U.S. Transportation Research Board, The U.S. National Transit Database, The Canadian Fact Book, McCormick Rankin, and Toronto Transit System, United States
By the way
BRT is faster.
LRT and Poverty