WATCH FOR A BOOM IN LIGHT RAIL

Cities too small for full-scale rapid transit, yet too big to rely on buses alone, are discovering an intermediate alternative. A number of U.S. and Canadian cities are looking at lightly used freight lines or the remnants of old interurban systems as the right-of-way for routes separated from street traffic. The examination of the potential by planners and administrators is detailed.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Authors:
    • Kizzia, T
  • Publication Date: 1974-8-12

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 16-21
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00080788
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1981 12:00AM