It is common to see parents driving their children to school. However, the cars' back seats are mostly empty. This is a waste of resources, as other students living in the same block could hitch a ride, through car pooling.
Adopting eco-friendly modes of transport would be even better.
Perhaps bicycle rental kiosks could be set up near major public transport hubs to facilitate residents' last-mile journeys.
This could encourage more people to leave their cars at home in favour of cheaper, more convenient, eco-friendly transport.
Mandy Tan Ru Yi, 14,
Secondary 2 student
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