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Early history of public transport - Public Transport Victoria


This page outlines the early history of public transport in Victoria. ... Transport became an important issue for the young colony and soon after, Australia's first ...

Public Transportation in the United States - World Bank


Mar 17, 2008 ... PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN THE U.S.: HISTORY AND CURRENT STATUS. Louis S. Thompson. Prepared for the World Bank. Thompson ...

MBTA > About the MBTA > History - MBTA.com


Many people study and cherish Boston's rich and colorful history with its ideas of ... Mass transportation first emerged in the city in 1631, when Boston was a ... The "El" · Public Control and the MTA · The Regional System and the MBTA · The ...

Home | Los Angeles Transit History - Metro


Los Angeles County has been served by public transit since 1873. During this time, at ... powered buses. The major players in this long history are noted below.

American History: The History of Transportation in the United States ...


Jan 10, 2010 ... So, too, had public transportation. The electric streetcar became a common form of transportation. These trolleys ran on metal tracks built into ...

History of Public Transportation in New York City - New York Transit ...


The 5,000-square-mile region served by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) since 1968 has always depended on a network of transportation routes ...

mass transit: History - Infoplease


History The history of mass transportation is intimately connected to ... dropped steadily every year until the mild renaissance of public transit in the early 1970s.

1970s | Our History | About LTA | Land Transport Authority


Aug 7, 2013 ... Singapore's Public Transport Architecture. 1970. Government commissioned a comprehensive study of local transport from 1967 to 1971.

Urban Mass Transit In The United States - EH.net


The history of mass transit on land in the United States begins in the 1830s with the ... the transit companies earned terrible reputations, depriving them of public ...

London's transport - a history - Transport for London


From the Tube to buses, trams and riverboats, the history of transport in London is an interesting ... The Thames has played an important part in transport history.

Public transport - Wikipedia
Public transport is a shared passenger-transport service which is available for use by the general public, as distinct from modes such as taxicab, carpooling, ... More »
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History of public transport • imhd.sk Bratislava


Mass public transportation first emerged in Prešporok (old name of Bratislava) in 1868, when omnibuses started to transport people between the most important ...

Public Transportation - Encyclopedia of Chicago


P. Public Transportation. Next ... The first public transportation vehicles were omnibuses, which were ... Young, David M. Chicago Transit: An Illustrated History .

A little history of urban transportation


Mar 30, 2016 ... Needs vs. desires. All of these help to explain history of urban transportation .... Public criticisms of large investments in subways. • Merchants in ...