LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT: CENTRAL FLORIDA'S STORY

The popularity of light rail transit is at an all-time high. Over 170 U.S. cities are currently studying this transportation mode as a possible solution to congested highways and lack of mobility. This paper traces the development of a light rail system in central Florida, beginning with a brief historical description of transportation and transit planning activities in this region. The paper concludes with the current status of the Central Florida Light Rail Transportation Study Project.

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  • Authors:
    • Willis, S
    • Cone, R
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  • Publication Date: 1998

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 13p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00796037
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 2000 12:00AM