9. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
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Public transit approval rating among residents: 70.5%Annual trips per person (all residents): 61Percentage of workers who commute by public transit: 6.3%Stations that are ADA accessible: 100%Miles traveled using electric power: 17.9%
Portland prides itself on being a “ green city,” and the wide variety of public transportation and bike share facilities speaks to this. The TriMet bus and rail system serve the greater Portland area, while C-Tran serves the greater Vancouver area. TriMet also operates the WES Commuter Rail and the MAX light rail for additional transit options.