THE GS TRAM SITE
CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES
MINNEAPOLIS - ST. PAUL
NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
SALT LAKE CITY
SEATTLE - TACOMA
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LIGHT RAIL ROUTES
Operator: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)
||Ohlone – Almaden
||Alum Rock – Santa Teresa
||Alum Rock – Milpitas – Tasman – Convention Center – Tamien – Ohlone – Santa Teresa
||Mountain View – Winchester
||Mountain View – Lick Mill Station – Tasman – Convention Center – Diridon Station – Winchester
Note: The route numbers are almost never used in practice: the routes are almost always referred to by their names.
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM
- Streetcars: 1890 - 1938
- Light rail: 10 Dec. 1987 - today.
- Gillham, J.C. & Ballinger, M.V. "Light Rail years ahead", Modern Tramway & Light Rail Transit, May 1988 (51:605), p.166-177.
- Simons, V. "The low-down on San Jose", Tramways & Urban Transit, Sept. 2016 (79:945), p.340-343.
- Wolinsky, J. "San Jose report", Modern Tramway & Light Rail Transit, Mar. 1987 (50:591), p.84-86.
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