Produced for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and the Scranton Area Community Foundation, the report assesses transportation barriers for community members, particularly those from underrepresented backgrounds and those most at risk of facing transportation difficulty.

A series of 12 focus groups were conducted throughout Lackawanna and Luzerne counties to learn about transportation barriers faced by community members, particularly those from underrepresented backgrounds and those most at risk of facing transportation difficulty. This report summarizes the findings of this research in order to shed light on issues of transportation equity in northeastern Pennsylvania.