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VTA searches for new transit tech

Original post made on Jul 16, 2019

After abandoning plans for a new light rail line on Highway 85, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is hunting for new transit ideas for the northern parts of the county.

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Posted by Katie
a resident of Waverly Park
on Jul 16, 2019 at 3:16 pm

The easiest and most cost effective solution is to have protected bike lanes with clear routes from downtown areas to places of work. We live in a flat county with a really great climate for cycling. Why not take advantage of this? Look at Scandinavian countries and the Netherlands for examples.

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Posted by Alex
a resident of Rengstorff Park
on Jul 17, 2019 at 7:37 pm

@Katie: The headline is "VTA searches for new transit tech" but bikes are old technology so VTA won't consider such a rational idea.

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