May 6, 2009

METRO Briefs

Texas senate gives go-ahead for HSR Corp.

AUSTIN, TEXAS — A measure for a high-speed rail corporation to begin planning a 200-mph rail system linking the state’s five largest urban areas was approved on Tuesday. For the full story, click here.

Utah officials want BRT route change

PROVO, UTAH — Legislators and Brigham Young University representatives want Provo’s first BRT route to link to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. However, transit planners have replied that redoing the plan could cost at least $100,000. For the full story, click here.

Transit group takes campaign online

RICHMOND, Va. — The “Got Transit” working group, in collaboration with GRTC Transit, has launched a marketing campaign that includes YouTube videos and a Website. For the full story, click here.

 

 

 

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