>There is another way for rural folks to get to work, and it goes right
>by most rural homes twice a day: under-utilized school buses. There's
>reason adults couldn't be using this established system and if certain
>routes have denser ridership, add larger buses.
A good idea for some, maybe not for all (or even many). But I know
that in many jurisdictions, adults (other than teachers and designated
volunteer parents) are not permitted to even get on board a school bus.
There would be much resistance to overcome before this could be put into
--Dan in Sunny Puerto Rico--