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Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Sounds right to me:
: formal religious veneration : worship
: a system of religious beliefs and ritual; also : its body of adherents
: a religion regarded as unorthodox or spurious; also : its body of adherents
The streetcar extension cost $148 million, of which $75 million came from the Federal Transit Administration. Obtaining the federal monies proved frustrating and impossible under the George .W Bush administration, with federal officials uninterested in a vehicle that was neither faster, nor cheaper to build, than a bus. Streetcar advocates have argued that their system increases public transit ridership, that it is cheaper to operate, and that it spurs development along its route. Since it was first launched, they say, private developers have built more than 10,000 housing units and 5.5 million square feet of commercial space within a block of the streetcar route.
I know I’ve made comments concerning the company using Google Maps to do their schedules, but let me say, “I apologize to Google Maps”, they get it right. Although I had forgotten the companies name of the software, but it is antiquated. Here is a sample of the companies schedule using a Saturday schedule for the 70 line:
First of it's kind? Well what's THIS then?
Brian R clears up the confusion