“I’m tired of riding on filthy seats with drug addicts shooting heroin next to me, selling drugs next to me, fighting, yelling, screaming, chasing imaginary spiders,” said Mark Jacobsen. “I’m tired of it.”
A woman who lives near 19th Avenue said she loves riding the train to downtown Phoenix and Mill Avenue in Tempe but “there are people using it as a bathroom and people using it for drugs.”
Yes, that whole "honor payment system" that's so common when billions of dollars are spent to build light rail lines is really working out about as expected. 19th-century "transit" with 21st-century buns and addicts. Gotta love it.