"In the U.S., gasoline taxes have historically collected about 40% of what has been spent on roads, bridges, tunnels, etc. So that other 60% would be unrestricted and wouldn't have affected the redirections that occured."
"I take quiet neighborhood streets over a 1 car lane / bike lane / multi-car lane whenever I can. But getting across major road is a problem. If you don't have a stop sign or stop light, the wait can be pretty lengthy. The best…"