Roaming cities and urban places, with rural interludes. Spending most of the year in Eugene, Oregon, summering in the 'burbs of Austin, Texas.
MetroRail Article I'd Never Seen
Maybe it's just that I'm extra jaded today, but I thought this article (Metro Jacksonville), an overview of CapMetro's MetroRail Red Line, and the development around it, is relatively naive. Never seen it before, either.
MJ is advocating a Red Line-style DMU line as a replacement for Jacksonville's proposed BRT lines. They put it forward as
>...an affordable alternative for a traditional light rail plan that was rejected by Austin voters back in 2000.