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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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The lightrail system will comprise three stations in Commercial City, two in Golf City and five stations in Residential City and will be eventually linked to the Dubai Metro, according to a Gulf News report.
Built alongside a mass transportation system that includes a brand new ferry terminal that whisks residents to Manhattan in minutes and a lightrail that can take them from one end of the Gold Coast to the other, Port Imperial will comprise nearly 5,000 homes once the whole development is complete.
BUY a Monorail and Lightrail day pass for unlimited travel and cash off attractions.
Seems the Clever Cleaver brand is not just one show but a mosaic of "branding opportunities": cooking segs on cable, 90-sec high-def inserts for digital signals, VOD clips on handhelds, a satellite feed to health clubs, and "Kitchen Cut-Ups" episodes on video monitors on lightrail and buses.
With this in mind, Dubai's government planners are putting finishing touches on a lightrail network to run through Dubai, linking the vast airport complex with that Emirate's Free Trade Zone at Jebel Ali.
Does this example imply that lightrail subsidies to the poor should be abolished?
The municipal exclusive operator, ATAC, operated in concession tram and bus services, while ACOTRAL, a consortium owned by the Municipality of Rome and other regional authorities, operated in concession metro and lightrail services jointly with regional bus services.
Serco runs Britain's biggest lightrail system, the Docklands Light Railway in London, for which it was named UK Rail Operator of the Year last year.
UDOT worked with the Utah Transit Authority on its TRAX lightrail system and its fixed bus service in the Salt Lake Valley, which stretches 130 kilometers (80 miles) from Ogden to Provo.
More than 1,900 hotel rooms can be found uptown, just a short lightrail ride away.
Table 1 Sacramento LightRail System--Sales Summary Sale # Sale Date Sale Price Size in Sq.
Eventually, the center will connect buses, hiking and biking trails, and a lightrail train to accommodate the park's 5 million annual visitors.