If ever there were a case for the importance of good urban planning that includes mass transit, this is it: a 62-mile traffic standstill on a road leading to Beijing is now in its ninth day, with individual drivers caught in it for as long as three days.
Are we there yet? A massive traffic jam in China has slowed vehicles to a crawl for nine days near Beijing, local media say.
There is a traffic jam in China that has been going on for 9 days. Food vendors are taking advantage of the situation by gouging food prices and the situation is expected to last a month. Score one for America.
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