Tucson is middling among its peer Western metro areas for the percentage of people who carpool to work, according to the Making Action Possible Dashboard, a project of the University of Arizona Economic and Business Research Center, the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, the Pima Association of Governments and the Southern Arizona Leadership Council.

Contact senior reporter David Wichner at dwichner@tucson.com or 573-4181. On Twitter: @dwichner. On Facebook: Facebook.com/DailyStarBiz

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David joined the Star in 1997, after working as a consumer and business reporter in Phoenix for more than a decade. A graduate of Ohio University, he has covered most business beats focusing on technology, defense and utilities. He has won several awards.