来自国际铁路杂志 Light rail is experiencing a renaissance in cities throughout Canada with various new lines planned and some currently under construction. LIKE most cities across the world, Canada’s leading urban centres suffer from traffic congestion leaving many residents wasting time in their 汽车. In recent years 轻轨列车 schemes have [...]



In March & April 2011, the Cardinal wrote two articles for the 博客; `The Emperor has no Clothes and no Transitai??i??Ai?? Ai??Ai??and `将木桩推过黑暗的心ai??i?? In the intervening 18 months, little has changed; the 温哥华 City Council and 传输链接 have learnt little except that the opposition and [...]



They’re coming. They’re actually now being built, not just planned, not just proposed. Streetcar lines are back. From Railway Age; Streetcars are still under the radar for most railroad folks, perhaps understandably, given the fledgling nature of the mode in the U.S. The lines established and under construction, are small in scope and distance. [...]



温哥华市工作人员,百老汇需要轻轨而不是轻轨say By Yolande Cole, November 27, 2012 温哥华 city staff believe a subway SkyTrain line to 不列颠哥伦比亚大学 is the best way to meet the growing demand along the Broadway corridor, outweighing the option of a light-rail system that they say would not accommodate the [...]


电车对健康有益– 3

postedAi??from: The 区域运输战略 role of Tramways & Light Rail 健康 Impact of 空气污染物 Evidence has now emerged which confirms that the long-term effects of particle 空气污染 are considerably more significant in damaging 公共卫生 than heart disease. The Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants Report published May 2001, [...]



来自‘好吧,我告诉过你’。在温哥华,建造昂贵的地铁并不是为了运送人,而是为了补贴土地开发。山谷铁路杂志的读者们知道,这一消息是预料之中的,以及为什么最近开放的加拿大线地铁在主流媒体中大肆宣传和喧嚣? [...]



萨里市长戴安娜·瓦茨(Dianne Watts)周二发表的《纽约市州长报告》&毫无疑问,在不列颠哥伦比亚省的文件和博客圈中,很多辩论都集中在运输或过境,开发或土地使用与城市规划,住宅单元设计或人口密度之间的联系上。 [...]



HK order low-floor 电车 from Transtech April 1 2011 赫尔辛基 City Transport (HKL) and the Finnish Rail rolling stock manufacturer Transtech signed an agreement to purchase 40 new 电车 on 24 March. The contract comprises of 40 电车 and a possible further 90, if the 电车 extensions of 赫尔辛基 go to plan. The [...]



 我抬起头。船队被一团乌黑的乌云所阻挡,通向大地尽头的宁静水道在阴暗的天空下阴沉–似乎进入了巨大黑暗的心脏。" –约瑟夫·康拉德,《黑暗之心》   这不是一个很好的[...]


善良& Bad; News from 多伦多

Firstly the good news; 多伦多's 过境 system will receive 39 kilometres of new subway and 轻轨列车 track in a $12-billion expansion package announced 通过 the province and city on Thursday. Ontario invests billions in 多伦多 过境 'spine' Thu. Mar. 31 2011 1:01 PM ET 多伦多's 过境 system will receive 39 kilometres of [...]