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light rail

a transport system using small trains or trams, often serving parts of a large metropolitan area
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A station of the new Light Rail System is situated at the buildings' doorstep, providing easy access to other Gold Coast locales.
For example, long studied but never implemented, a return of a trolley or light rail system along 42nd Street that originates from the bus terminal and heads east would create an effective "force multiplier" for mass transit options as it has in cities from Paris to Pittsburgh.
As the city moves ahead with improvements to surface roads and the extension of a light rail system from Newark's Penn Station to the Airport, a whole new area of the city is drawing attention as a prime area for relocation.
It leverages the economic potential of the AirTrain light rail system, which will link Jamaica's transit hub to JFK International Airport with an 8-minute ride.
Then that will either be LRT (light rail system) or a medium rail system.
On January 23 Greek daily Kathimerini reported that Athens urban rail transport company STASY is part of one of the six major consortiums to be short-listed for the second stage of the tender for the operation and maintenance of Jerusalem's light rail system.