Bakari Height is the Transit Equity Organizer with the Labor Network for Sustainability. He currently runs the national Transit Equity Network, home of the annual Transit Equity Day event every Feb. 4. He is also the co-founder of the MARTA Army, a tactical urbanism nonprofit in Atlanta, GA. He enjoys working with local transit advocates and local unions for more reliable and frequent transit service.
OPINION: Infrastructure Bill Offers Too Little Progress on Climate and Equity
Most of its historic funding is helping to maintain a harmful status quo at a time when we need to address climate change.