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Transportation headlines, Thursday, January 8

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Transportation Headlines

Rails from the Past

When it comes to tangible Alameda history, few things are closer to the heart than the Broadway Streetcar. It defined our neighborhood for two generations, and linked us with friends, family and business across the city. 193 more words

Neighborhood History

New York City 100 Years Ago, II

A cute photo from 1913 – two women with a little girl, getting on the Broadway streetcar.

Source [Library of Congress]


UBC Transit - Rapid transit for UBC has priority over Surrey’s, students and university say

Well now, someone should instruct the UBC Alma Matter Society on the economics of subway/light-metro and light rail, because there is no way that a $4 billion subway can be funded by $1.00 a day U-Pass ticket holders. 690 more words

European News


Alstom has received zamównienie for 25 trams for Paris. Twenty-five Citadis trams ordered a French Alstom RATP – the operator of public transport in Paris. 201 more words

The LR55 Rail System - Cheap track for trams!

This item first appeared in August 20,2009, but I think it is so important to reprint the article in light of todays interest in streetcars and light rail in Vancouver and Surrey. 575 more words