DUTCH CITIES BEGIN TO DEVELOP THE TRAM

A long period of decline eliminated trams from all but the three principal cities of Holland, but these networks are now being expanded and Utrecht is planning a new line. The tram is seen as a much cheaper alternative to the heavy metro, but more important is the way better management of street traffic to give trams priority is slowly tipping the balance against competing private transport. Trams have a higher passenger/crew ratio than buses.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Authors:
    • SAHER, WFK
  • Publication Date: 1976-7

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  • Accession Number: 00139535
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1981 12:00AM