¶ Still, residents and tourists often ask: Where's our light rail and commuter trains?
What does LR stand for?
LR stands for Light Rail
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We have 63 other meanings of LR in our Acronym Attic
- Left Rudder (aviation)
- Lessor (IRB)
- Let Ring (guitar playing technique)
- Let's Rocket (Power Rangers)
- Lethal Radius
- Letter Requirement
- Level Recorder
- Lex Romana (Latin: Roman Law, epigraphy)
- Liberia (country code, top level domain)
- Liceo Rotterdam (Guatemala school)
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com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Light Rail Industry http://www.
Mining tax revenues would be used to fund a light rail system for Canberra ahead of other cities if the Australian Greens have their way.
The Light Rail has gotten Newark a lot of attention.
So public officials justify the hefty price tag for light rail by claiming that it's the only way to get affluent motorists out of their cars.
Byline: By Tony Henderson Light rail schemes like the Tyne and Wear Metro are far better at persuading motorists out of their cars and cutting congestion than improvements to bus services, according to a report yesterday.
He said there just isn't money or time to build all the wished-for subways across sprawling Los Angeles, and funds should be spent on light rail or busways that can be built for a fraction of the cost.
Proponents of light rail argue that rail transit increases community well-being by creating jobs, boosting economic development and property values, and reducing pollution and traffic congestion--all while providing drivers with an economical alternative to the automobile.