Here's an article from Louisville's Leo Weekly publication which concurred with my thinking on this subject.

Here are two of the faces of the opposition to public transportation.

Photo of Cynthia Giromini and Bev Parrish Walsh, the public faces of bus service opposition in North Texas, celebrating the defeat of the quarter of a cent sales tax increase proposal to support a new mass transit system in Arlington, TX, the largest city in America without a mass transit system, even though it's home to both the Dallas Cowboys and The Texas Rangers.  From an article by J. Taylor Rushing in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram May 5, 2002 issue.