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Old Posted Dec 20, 2008, 7:59 AM
Rizzo Rizzo is offline
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Originally Posted by Folk313 View Post
what? are you kidding me? this is an awful idea. elevated rail? are you sure you study planning hayward? that would be the worse misfortune to befall the university of michigan. streetcars--yeah, fine, but elevated rail? do you live in the 80's?
Well good or bad, I'm not the one drawing up the plans. The only advisory plans I've been aware of show sections where routes would likely have to be elevated or else require demolition or street closures.

BTW, streetcars aren't going to solve the congested intercampus commuting problem. Maybe getting around town, but definitely not between North and Central. Streetcars would be nice, but would quickly become overcrowded on a high commuting route.

Last edited by Rizzo; Dec 20, 2008 at 1:02 PM.
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