イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2013年1月号No901が手に入りました。
Election boost for US transit funding; Beijing’s USD 16bn metro plan ; Le Havre inaugurated ; Hurricane Sandy damages transit ; Prague plan 13 new line.
New UK tramways – funding the money
Headline from the latest UK Tram Summit, and sobering opinion on future funding.
Over 160 new tramways in 35years
Mike Taplin review the rich variety of development of modern LRT system over the past three-and-a-half decades.
APTA Conference: Developing the dynamic
The 12th APTA Light Rail Conference took place in November in Salt Lake City. Vic Simons reports.
System fact file: Adelaide
Adelaide flirted with guided buses, but has realized the Value of its surviving tramline, reports Mike Taplin.
LRT security and the terrorist threat
Terrorism could jeopardise light rail. Simcha Ohrenstein reports from the Jerusalem Transit Master Plan.
Innsbruck and Minsk extend; French President to open Dijon’s second stage; Hamburg DT5 train enter service; London’s Victoria line upgrade sees delays cut.
Boston cuts are regrettable; Edinburgh, the world’s most expensive tramways?
Classic Tram: Dresden’s 140th anniversary
A full weekend of events was staged in Saxony’s capital at the end of September. Mike Russell was there.