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.
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)
Samples in periodicals archive:
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.
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.