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Multimodal thinking suggests that the answer to automobile dependency is not transit as an isolated mode, but transit as the backbone of a transportation-rich system that connects all modes and all people.
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Connection of Neighborhoods - quality of life implies the adoption of measures to ensure urban mobility aimed at accessibility to all existing services and opportunities. In 2000, a rapid transit bus system capable of meeting Bogota's recent growth was created. The plan relies on trunk corridors with single-use track, stations, bridges, bike paths and squares to facilitate the use of the system and allow the user to get around to any part of the city.