There is a significant difference in cost between these different classes of light rail transit.
It is true that public rail transit provides certain benefits for a community.
Since 2007, light rail transit is now being studied as the more favorable option.
Economists, however, are somewhat more optimistic about rail transit's impact on economic development.
There would be three 12-foot-wide lanes on each bridge, with room for shoulders and rail transit.
The idea of heavy rail rapid transit was not unique to Berlin.
In the decades that followed, with growing traffic congestion, public support for the return of rail transit increased.
As a result, he believes rail transit is not always ideal for modern cities and suburbs.
Eventually, this corridor could be upgraded to light rail transit.
Some of these routes are being operated as a precursor to light rail transit.