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HOUSTON
 Texas . USA

Houston light rail map © Robert Schwandl
 System

Light rail system "METRORail Red Line": 12 km, 16 stops; opened 1 Jan 2004

Extended north 21 Dec 2013 adding 8.5 km and 8 stations

Operated by Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County

In March 2009, a large expansion plan was approved, including the East End, Southeast, North and Uptown routes, totalling about 32 km, with the East End, Southeast Lines expected open in 2014.

 Photos
 Links

Ride Metro (Official Website)

Go MetroRail (Official Website, incl. Projects)

Houston Light Rail at Lightrailnow Site

Houston Light Rail at newyorksubway.org incl. many photos

Houston Metro Light Rail at Wikipedia

BLOG: Read your webmaster's impressions of the Houston METRORail system (Oct 2014)

 

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