Which means people like Wendy Pollack, a spokesperson of the Regional Plan Association, are having to think a lot about what makes buses so slow in the city. The biggest culprit? MetroCards. “I’m sure you know, you’ve had the experience of sitting at a bus while it’s stopped and there are thirty people waiting to board and, that takes a long time,” said Pollack.
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