Complete Street Policy unencumbered by political process. Walk skate bike bus or rail, move people not just cars.
The oil & petrol & automotive companies own government bureaucracy and successfully removed all light rails to make way to sell cars!. Society has become car centric to their own detriment.
Choose a sustainable energy mode lower in energy usage and the markets will correct petroleum consumption. Society can willfully adopt lower energy consumption now, or wait an eternity for political solutions.