Families on Transit Where You Live

We asked. You delivered. Again.

This time, we were looking for photos of families on transit for one of our user-generated slide shows. You came through with pictures that show just how fun, relaxing, or even downright romantic it can be to ride buses and trains with the people you love. Enjoy.

Many thanks to our contributors, including Angus Grieve-Smith, Nick Grossman, Richard Masoner of Cyclelicious, BeyondDC and the good folks at Sound Transit.

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Families on Transit Where You Live

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We asked. You delivered. Again. This time, we were looking for photos of families on transit for one of our user-generated slide shows. You came through with pictures that show just how fun, relaxing, or even downright romantic it can be to ride buses and trains with the people you love. Enjoy. [smooth=id:3;] Many thanks […]

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