INTERNAL TRANSPORTATION FOR EXPO '67

THE CHOICE AND CHARACTER OF THE EXHIBITION SITE AND THE INTERNAL TRANSPORTATION PROBLEMS WHICH IT POSED ARE BRIEFLY DISCUSSED. THE SOLUTIONS ADOPTED ARE STATED WITH BASIC DATA ON MAJOR TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN BY THE EXHIBITION CORPORATION. NAMELY: /1/ MONTREAL ISLAND - ILE SAINTE-HELENE CONNECTION /BRIDGE OF NATIONS/, /2/ INTER- ISLAND TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM /EXPO EXPRESS/, AND /3/ INTRA- ISLAND TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS /MINIRAIL/. SOME DESCRIPTIVE MATERIAL IS INCLUDED ON MINOR INTERNAL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS AND PARKING FACILITIES. NO ATTEMPT IS MADE TO DESCRIBE RELATED PROJECTS OUTSIDE THE BOUNDARIES OF THE EXHIBITION GROUNDS WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE METRO SYSTEM, BEING CONSTRUCTED BY THE CITY OF MONTREAL, WHICH IS CONSIDERED THE MOST IMPORTANT PUBLIC TRANSPORT FEEDER TO THE SITE. PERTINENT SCHEDULE AND PROGRESS INFORMATION IS GIVEN, WITH THE OBJECT OF ANSWERING THE MOST POPULAR QUESTION ABOUT EXPO '67 - WILL IT BE FINISHED ON TIME? /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • pp 374-387, 7 FIG., 4 TAB.
  • Authors:
    • Gore, N R
  • Publication Date: 1966

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  • Accession Number: 00240840
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1994 12:00AM