January 31, 2013

Neb. considers light rail, bus rapid transit

OMAHA, Neb. — Metro officials met to discuss an ongoing study of Omaha’s mass transit system, with the goal of spurring growth in the eastern portion of the city. Two options include a light-rail system connecting the University of Nebraska Medical Center to downtown, and a rapid transit bus system, reported the Omaha World-Herald.

The study process is expected to be completed by May, when a final plan is distributed to the public. To read the full story, click here.

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