SAN DIEGO LIGHT RAIL: ON TRACK '81

Metropolitan Transit Development Board is meeting its 30-month schedule for converting a 14-mile segment of former freight-only San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railway into a light-rail transit line reaching the Mexican border. Methods of acquiring SD&AE, funding the project without UMTA participation, construction details, operations planning and estimates of potential traffic are detailed. MTDB owns entire 115-mile railroad and is resuming freight service to the East over this mountainous region.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1980-6-9

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 34
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00315016
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1981 12:00AM