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TABLE 80

FTA ASSISTED NEW STARTS AND EXTENSIONS

OPENING DATES and MILES

ATLANTA, GA [MARTA] 47.3 miles [Heavy Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    East Line
      Five Points to Avondale [1979]
      Avondale to Indian Creek [1993]
    West Line
      Five Points to Hamilton E. Holmes [1979]
      Proctor Creek Branch- to Bankhead Station [1992]
    South Line
      Five Points to Garnett Street [1981]
      Garnett Street to West End [1982]
      West End to Lakewood [1984]
      Lakewood to East Point [1986]
      East Point to Hartsfield Airport [1988]
    North Line
      Buckhead to Dunwoody [1996]
      Dunwoody to North Springs- 1.9 miles [12/18/00]
    Northeast Line
      To North Avenue [1981]
      North Avenue to Peachtree Center [1982]
      Peachtree Center to Arts Center [1982]
      Arts Center to Brookhaven [1984]
      Brookhaven to Chamblee [1987]
      Chamblee to Doraville [1992]
    NOTE: Groundbreaking for MARTA System on 2/19/75
BALTIMORE, MD [MTA] 15.5 miles [Heavy Rail]
29.3 miles [LRT]
13.5 miles [Commuter Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    Northwest Rapid Transit Line
      Charles Center to Owings Mill [1984]
      Charles Center to Johns Hopkins [1995]

    LIGHT RAIL
    Central Light Rail Line
      Camden Yards to Timonium [4/3/92]
      Camden Yards to Patapsco Avenue [8/92]
      Patapsco Avenue to Linthicum [4/93]
      Linthicum to Cromwell Station/Glen Burnie [6/93]

    Three Extensions
      Hunt Valley- 4.5 mile extension [9/9/97]
      BWI - 2.0 mile spur [12/5/97]
      Penn Station- .25 mile spur [12/5/97]

    COMMUTER RAIL
      Extension from Point of Rocks to Frederick, MD - 13.5 miles [12/17/01]
BOSTON, MA [MBTA] 17.4 miles [Heavy Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    Orange Line
      North Extension - Haymarket to Oak Grove- 5.4 miles [1977]
      Southwest Line - Washington Street to Forest Hills- 6 miles [1987]
    Red Line
      North Extension - Harvard to Alewife- 3 miles [1985]
      South Extension - Quincy Center to Braintree- 3 miles [1980]
BUFFALO, NY [NFTA] 6.4 miles [light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Main Street Mall to SUNY South Campus [1984]
CHICAGO, IL [CTA/RTA] 31.0 miles [Heavy Rail]
43.0 miles [Commuter Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    Red Line- Dan Ryan Express - Downtown Loop to 95th Street- 10 miles [1969]
    Blue Line- Kennedy Extension - Logan Square to Jefferson Park- 5 miles [1970]
    Blue Line- O'Hare Extension- Jefferson Park to O'Hare Airport- 7 miles [1983/84]
    Orange Line- Downtown Loop to Midway Airport- 9 miles [1993]

    COMMUTER RAIL
    METRA Electric- Richton Park to University Park- 2 miles [1970]
    METRA Wisconsin Central- Downtown to Antioch- 41 miles [1996]
CLEVELAND, OH [GCRTA] 4.0 miles [Heavy Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    RED LINE- Hopkins International Airport [1968]
DALLAS, TX [DART] 44.0 miles [LRT]
34.0 miles [Commuter Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Downtown to Illinois Station [South Oak Cliff](6/14/96)
    Downtown to West Oak Cliff (6/14/96)
    Illinois Station to Ledbetter [South Oak Cliff](5/31/97)
    Downtown to Park Lane (1/10/97) Red/Blue Line
    Mockingbird Lane to White Rock Station (9/24/01) Blue Line
    White Rock Station to LBJ/Skillman (5/6/02) Blue Line
    Park Lane to Galatyn Park (7/01/02) Red Line
    LBJ/Skillman to Garland Blue Line (11/18/02)
    Galatyn Park to North Plano (12/09/02) Red Line

    COMMUTER RAIL
    Union Station - South Irving- 10 miles [12/30/96]
    South Irving - East Fort Worth- 17 miles [9/18/00]
    East Fort Worth - Downtown Fort Worth- 7 miles [12/3/01]

    McKinney Avenue Vintage Trolley- Arts District to DART City Place Subway Station [1.0 mile]
DENVER, CO [RTD] 15.8 miles [LRT]
    Central Corridor- Downtown to I-25 & Broadway- 5.3 miles [1994] [*]
    Southwest Extension- I-25 Broadway to Mineral Avenue, Littleton- 8.7 miles [7/17/00]
    Central Platte Valley Extension- 1.8 miles [4/4/2002] [*]
    [*] Built with local funds
DETROIT, MI [SEMTA] 3.0 miles
    Downtown People Mover Loop [1986] 3 miles
JACKSONVILLE, FL [JTA] 2.1 miles
    AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT
    Automated Skyway Express
    Central to Terminal [1989/97] 1 mile
    Extension across St. John's River to San Marco Station [10/27/98] 1.1 mile
LOS ANGELES, CA [LACMTA] 18.6 miles [Heavy Rail]
11.0 miles [Busway]
    HEAVY RAIL
    RED LINE- Union Station - MacAuthur Park [1/30/93] 4.4 miles
    RED LINE - MacAuthur Park to Wilshire & Western [7/13/96] 2 miles
    RED LINE - Wilshire and Vermont to Hollywood & Vine [6/11/99] 5.9 miles
    RED LINE - Hollywood & Vine to North Hollywood [6/26/00] 6.3 miles

    BUSWAY
    El Monte Busway [San Bernardino Freeway] 11 miles
MIAMI, FL [MDTA] 25.4 miles [Heavy Rail]
    METRORAIL- Dadeland South to Okeechobee-21 miles [1984/85]
    METROMOVER- Downtown loop- 1.9 miles [1986]
    METROMOVER- Northern & Southern Extensions- 2.5 miles [5/26/94]
MEMPHIS, TN [MATA] 4.5 miles [Light Rail]
    Exchange Avenue/Main Street to Peabody Place- 2 miles [1993]
    Riverfront Loop- 2.5 miles [1997]
NEW YORK, NY [MTA] 6.0 miles [Heavy Rail]
    Archer Avenue- Queens Boulevard/Hillside Avenue to Archer/Parsons- 3 miles [1988]
    63rd Street Line- 57th/7th Avenue to 21st Street/41st Avenue, Queens- 3miles [1989]
    Queens Connector - Northern Boulevard to 21st Street- 1 mile [1/13/2001]
NORTHERN NEW JERSEY [NJTC] 9.6 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Hudson - Bergen LRT (MOS-1A)- Bayonne to Exchange Place- 7.3 miles [4/15/00]
    Hudson - Bergen LRT (MOS-1B)- to Newport Station- 1.0 mile [11/18/00] - three add't stations
    Hudson - Bergen - Newport Station to Hoboken- 1.3 miles [9/29/02]
PHILADELPHIA, PA [SEPTA] 6.7 miles [Commuter Rail]
    Center City Commuter Connection- 1.7 miles [1988]
    Airport High Speed Rail Line- 5 miles [1985]
PIITSBURGH, PA [PAT] 16.3 miles [Busway]
10.0 miles [Light Rail]
    South Busway- 4.5 miles [1978]
    East [Martin Luther King Jr] Busway- Downtown to Wilkinsburg- 6.8 miles [1983]
    West Busway- Downtown to Carnegie- 5.0 miles [9/10/00]
    Light Rail Reconstr.
      Castle Shannon to South Hills Village- 5 miles [1984]
      Downtown Subway- 2 miles [1985]
      Castle Shannon - Mt. Lebanon, Dormont, Beechview-3 miles [1987]
PORTLAND, OR [TRI-MET] 32.7 miles [Light Rail]
4.7 miles [Streetcar]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Banfield Light Rail Line- 15 miles [1986]
    Westside/Hillsboro- 17.7 miles [09/30/98]
    Gateway Center to Airport- 5.5 miles [9/10/01] Locally Funded

    CITY OF PORTLAND- Portland Streetcar- 4.7 miles [7/20/01] Locally Funded
SACRAMENTO, CA [Regional Transit District] 20.3 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Northeast Line- Downtown to Watt Avenue and I-80- 9 miles [09/05/87]
    East Line- Downtown to Butterfield Way- 9 miles [09/05/87]
    Butterfield Way to Mather Field Road- 2.3 miles [9/07/98]
SALT LAKE CITY [Utah Transit Authority] 17.5 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Downtown Salt Lake City to 10000 South, Sandy, Utah- 15 miles [12/06/99]
    Downtown Salt Lake City to University of Utah- 2.5 miles [12/15/01]
SAN DIEGO, CA [MTDB- San Diego Trolley, Inc.] 48.0 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    South Line:
      Downtown San Diego - San Ysidro- 15.9 miles [7/81]
    East Line:
      Downtown - Euclid - initial segment - 4.5 miles [3/86]
      Euclid - El Cajon - 11.3 mile extension [6/25/89]
      Downtown - 1.5 mile Bayside Segment [6/30/90]
      El Cajon - Santee - 3.6 mile extension [8/95]
    North Line
      Downtown - Initial .4 mile segment [7/92]
      Downtown - Old Town - 3.2 mile extension [6/13/96]
      Old Town - Mission Valley West - 6.1 miles [11/23/97]
    Note: Most of San Diego system locally funded
SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CA [BART] 94.3 miles [Heavy Rail]
    HEAVY RAIL
    Basic System- 71.5 miles [1972]
    Daly City to Colma- 1.0 mile [02/24/96]
    Pittsburgh/Antioch- 7.8 miles [12/07/96]
    Dublin/Pleasanton- 14 miles [5/09/97]
    NOTE: Groundbreaking for BART System on 6/19/64
SAN FRANCISCO, CA [MUNI] 6.5 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Muni Metro Market Street Subway- 3.5 miles [1980/81]
    Muni Metro Extension to Caltrain Terminal- 3 miles [01/10/98]
SAN JOSE, CA [VTA] 27.6 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL
    Guadalupe Light Rail- Downtown to Old Ironsides- 10 miles [1987]
    Guadalupe Light Rail- Downtown to Santa Theresa- 10 miles [1988]
    Tasman West Light Rail- Baypointe Transfer Station to Mountainview- 7.6 miles [12/20/99]
    Tasman East Light Rail - Baypointe Transfer Station to I-880-1.9 miles [5/18/01] Locally Funded
STOCKTON - SAN JOSE, CA 85.0 miles [Commuter Rail]
    COMMUTER RAIL
    [San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission, Alameda Congestion Management Agency, and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority]

    Altamont Commuter Express- 85 miles [10/19/98]
SEATTLE, WA [RTA] 2.0 miles [Bus Tunnel]
40.0 miles [Commuter Rail]
    Downtown Bus Tunnel- 2 miles [1989]

    Commuter Rail- Sounder- Seattle - Tacoma- 40 miles [9/18/00]
SAINT LOUIS, MO/IL [Bi-State] 36 miles [Light Rail]
    LIGHT RAIL Lambert International Airport, MO to East St. Louis, IL- 19.0 miles [via downtown St. Louis]- [7/31/93]
    St. Clair County, Illinois Extension [East St. Louis, IL to Belleville, IL] - 17.0 miles [5/7/01]
TAMPA, FL [HART]
    Ybor City Vintage Trolley- 3 miles [10/19/02]
WASHINGTON, D.C. AND SUBURBS [WMATA] 101.6 miles
    HEAVY RAIL
    Red Line:
      Farragut North to Rhode Island Ave (3/29/76)
      Farragut North to Dupont Circle (1/17/77)
      Rhode Island Ave to Silver Spring (2/06/78)
      Dupont Circle to Van Ness/UDC (12/05/81)
      Van Ness/UDC to Grosvenor (8/25/84)
      Grosvenor to Shady Grove (12/15/84)
      Silver Spring to Wheaton (9/22/90)
      Wheaton to Glenmont Terminal (7/25/98)
    Orange Line:
      Stadium-Armory to New Carrollton (11/20/78)
      Rosslyn to Ballston (12/01/79)
      Ballston to Vienna (6/07/86)
      [segment between Rosslyn and Stadium-Armory opened on 7/1/77 as part of Blue Line segment]
    Blue Line:
      National Airport to Stadium-Armory (7/01/77)
      Stadium-Armory to Addison Road (11/22/80)
      National Airport to Van Dorn Street (6/15/91)
      Van Dorn Street to Franconia-Springfield (6/30/97)
    Yellow Line:
      Gallery Place/Chinatown to Pentagon (4/30/83)
      Pentagon to Huntington (12/17/83)
      Gallery Place/Chinatown to Mt. Vernon Sq/UDC (1993)
    Green Line:
      L'Enfant Plaza to U Street/Cardoza (5/11/91)
      L'Enfant Plaza to Anacostia (12/28/91)
      Fort Totten to Greenbelt (12/11/93)
      Inner Green Line [U Street/Cardoza to Fort Totten] (09/18/99)
      Anacostia to Branch Avenue (01/13/01)

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

BOSTON, MA [MBTA]

BUSWAY
South Boston Piers- South Station to World Trade Center [1.0 mile]

DENVER, CO [RTD]

LIGHT RAIL
Southeast Extensions [T-REX]- I-25/Broadway to Lincoln Avenue
Southeast Extensions [T-REX]- Branch in I-225 median to Parker Road

HOUSTON, TX- [Houston Metro]

LIGHT RAIL
Main Street Light Rail- Downtown to the Astrodome [7.5 miles] Locally Funded

LITTLE ROCK, AR [CATA]

River Rail Vintage Streetcar Circulator System [2.1 miles]

LOS ANGELES [MTA/LAPMLCA]

LIGHT RAIL
Pasadena Gold Line [Union Station to Pasadena] [14.0 miles] Locally Funded
Port of Los Angeles- San Pedro Waterfront Vintage Red Line Interurban [3.0 miles] Locally Funded

MEMPHIS, TN [MATA]

LIGHT RAIL
Medical Center Extension [2.0 miles]

MIAMI, FL [MDTA]

HEAVY RAIL
Palmetto Extension- Metrorail extension from Okeechobee Station to Palmetto [1.4 miles]

MINNEAPOLIS [MTD]

LIGHT RAIL
Hiawatha Cooridor Project [11.5 miles] Groundbreaking : January 17, 2001

NEW ORLEANS [RTA]

LIGHT RAIL
Canal Street LRT Project [5.3 miles]

NORTHERN NEW JERSEY [NJTC]

LIGHT RAIL
Hudson - Bergen - Hoboken to North Bergen; 34th Street, Bayonne to 22nd Street [5.1 miles]
Newark Rail Link [1.0 mile]

SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY [NJTC]

DIESEL LIGHT RAIL
Camden to Trenton [34.0 miles] Locally Funded

PHILADELPHIA, PA [SEPTA]

LIGHT RAIL
Girard Avenue Light Rail Reconstruction [6 miles]

PITTSBURGH, PA [PAAC]

LIGHT RAIL
Stage II Light Rail Reconstruction [12miles]

PORTLAND, OR [TRI-MET]

LIGHT RAIL
Interstate MAX Extension [5.8 miles]

SACRAMENTO, CA [RT]

LIGHT RAIL
Mather Field to Sunrise Boulevard [2.8 miles]
Downtown to Meadowview [6.3 miles]

SALT LAKE CITY [UTA]

LIGHT RAIL
University Extension to Medical Center [1.5 miles]

SAN DIEGO [MTDB]

LIGHT RAIL
Mission Valley East [5.8 miles]

SAN FRANCISCO, CA [BART]

HEAVY RAIL
Airport Extension- Colma Station to Millbrae via SFO [8.7 miles]

SAN FRANCISCO [MUNI]

LIGHT RAIL
3rd Street Light Rail [7.1 miles]
[Groundbreaking- May 28, 2002]
[locally funded]

SAN JOSE [VTA]

LIGHT RAIL
Tasman East- I-880 to Hostetter [2.9 miles] Locally Funded
Capitol- Capitol Avenue to Alum Rock Avenue [3.5 miles] Locally Funded
Vasona- Downtown to Campbell [5.3 miles] Locally Funded

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO [PRDHT]

HEAVY RAIL
Tren Urbano- Bayamon Centro to Sagrado Corazon [10.3 miles]

SEATTLE, WA [Sound Transit- CPSRTA]

Link Light Rail- Downtown Tacoma to Tacoma Dome- 1.6 miles
Sounder Commuter Rail- Seattle to Everett- 35.0 miles

WASHINGTON, D.C. AND SUBURBS [WMATA]

HEAVY RAIL
Blue Line Extension- Addison Road to Largo Town Center [3.0 miles]

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