Table 1d Continued

Table 1-D (Cont)
Summary of FY 2001 New Starts Ratings

Phase and City (Project)

Operating Efficiency Rating

Operating Efficiencies

Cost Effectiveness Rating

Cost Effectiveness

Land Use Rating

Systemwide Operating Cost per Passenger Mile

Incremental Cost per Incremental Passenger

New Start Vs.

Final Design

No-Build

TSM

New Start

No Build

TSM

Dallas-Ft. Worth (Trinity Railway Express- Phase II)

Not Rated

N/A

N/A

N/A

Medium-High

$4.60

$9.80

Medium

Ft. Lauderdale (Tri-Rail Commuter Upgrade)

Low

$0.28

N/A

$0.35

Low-Medium

$13.80

N/A

Medium

Little Rock (River Rail Project) *

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Los Angeles-San Diego (LOSSAN Rail Corridor Imp. Project)*

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

New Orleans (Canal Streetcar Spine)

High

$0.76

$0.71

$0.59

High

$4.40

$5.40

Medium

Newark (Newark Rail Link, MOS-1)

Medium

$0.47

N/A

$0.46

Medium-High

$8.80

N/A

Medium-High

Northern New Jersey (Hudson-Bergen MOS-2)

Medium

$0.29

N/A

$0.27

Low

$22.10

N/A

Medium-High

Pittsburgh (Stage II LRT Priority Program)

High

$0.35

$0.37

$0.31

Medium

$11.80

$7.90

Medium

San Diego (Mission Valley East LRT Extension)

Medium

$0.19

N/A

$0.19

Medium

$10.40

N/A

Medium-High

Preliminary Engineering

Austin (Austin Area LRT System)

Medium

$1.18

$1.15

$1.14

Medium

$11.70

$12.30

Medium

Baltimore (Central Corridor Light Rail Double Tracking)

Medium

$0.60

N/A

$0.59

Medium-High

$8.70

N/A

Low-Medium

Boston (South Boston Piers Transitway Phase II)

Medium

$0.58

N/A

$0.58

Low-Medium

$15.60

N/A

High

Chicago (Douglas Branch Reconstruction)

Medium

$0.20

$0.21

$0.21

Medium

$11.70

$13.70

High

Chicago (CTA Ravenswood Line Expansion)

Medium

$0.21

N/A

$0.20

High

$3.50

$0.00

High

Chicago (Metra Central Kane Corridor)

Medium

$0.23

$0.23

$0.22

Low-Medium

$13.70

$16.80

Low-Medium

Chicago (Metra North Central Corridor)

Medium

$0.23

$0.23

$0.23

Medium

$8.90

$11.40

Medium

Chicago (Metra South West Corridor Commuter Rail)

Medium

$0.22

$0.22

$0.22

Medium-High

$8.90

$8.60

Medium

Cincinnati (I-71 Corridor)

Medium

$0.47

$0.46

$0.47

Low-Medium

$15.50

$17.60

Low-Medium

Cleveland (Euclid Corridor Improvement Project)

Medium

$0.63

N/A

$0.63

Low

$26.90

N/A

Medium-High

Denver (Southeast Corridor LRT)

Medium

$0.37

$0.39

$0.37

Low-Medium

$18.40

$14.80

Medium

Hartford (New Britain-Hartford Busway)

Low

$0.68

$0.74

$0.78

High

$5.50

$4.30

Low-Medium

Houston (Downtown to Astrodome Corridor Light Rail)

Medium

$0.42

N/A

$0.42

Low-Medium

$20.00

N/A

Medium

Kansas City, Johnson County (I-35 Commuter Rail) *

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Las Vegas (Resort Corridor Fixed Guideway MOS)

High

$0.35

$0.37

$0.33

High

$3.70

$0.70

Medium

Maryland (MARC Commuter Rail Improvements Projects)

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Memphis (Medical Center Extension)

Medium

$0.42

N/A

$0.44

High

$5.20

N/A

Medium

Miami (East-West Multimodal Corridor)

Medium

$0.35

N/A

$0.36

Low-Medium

$18.90

N/A

Medium-High

Miami (North Corridor)

Medium

$0.45

$0.45

$0.43

Low-Medium

$15.50

$21.50

Medium

Miami (South Miami-Dade Busway Extension)

High

$0.53

$0.52

$0.49

Medium

$11.70

$14.20

Low-Medium

Minneapolis (Hiawatha Corridor LRT)

Medium

$0.35

$0.35

$0.36

Low-Medium

$19.00

$19.20

Medium-High

Nashville (East Commuter Rail Project) *

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

New York (Long Island Rail Road East Side Access Project)

Not Rated

N/A

N/A

N/A

Low

$34.50

$32.20

High

Norfolk (Norfolk - Virginia Beach Corridor LRT)

High

$0.73

$0.79

$0.63

Low-Medium

$16.40

$15.10

Low-Medium

Orange County (The Centerline Orange County Rail Corridor)

High

$0.40

$0.42

$0.36

Medium

$6.80

$11.90

Medium

Phoenix (East Valley Light Rail Transit)

Not Rated

N/A

N/A

N/A

Not Rated

N/A

N/A

Medium

Portland (Interstate MAX LRT Extension)

Medium

$0.42

$0.38

$0.38

Medium-High

$3.10

$9.70

High

Raleigh (Phase I Triangle Regional Rail Project)

High

N/A

$0.58

$0.44

Medium

N/A

$11.60

Medium

Salt Lake City (CBD to University LRT)

Medium

$0.30

$0.30

$0.30

Medium-High

$6.00

$9.30

Medium

San Diego (Mid Coast Corridor Project)

Medium

$0.22

N/A

$0.22

High

$3.20

N/A

Medium

San Diego (Oceanside Escondido Rail Project)

Medium

$0.10

$0.10

$0.10

High

$4.40

$6.40

Medium

San Francisco (Third Street Light Rail Project Phase 1)

Medium

N/A

$0.55

$0.55

Low

N/A

$38.90

High

San Juan (Tren Urbano, Minillas Ext)

Medium

$0.25

$0.29

$0.29

Medium

$7.10

$12.60

Medium-High

Seattle (Central Link LRT MOS)

Medium

N/A

$0.47

$0.45

High

N/A

$3.30

High

Seattle (Everett to Seattle Commuter Rail)*

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Seattle (Lakewood-to-Tacoma- Commuter Rail)*

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Tampa (Tampa Bay Regional Rail)

High

$0.50

$0.54

$0.44

Medium-High

$8.50

$8.40

Low-Medium

Washington DC (Dulles Corridor Rapid Transit)

Medium

$0.31

$0.31

$0.29

Low-Medium

$11.90

$19.60

Low-Medium

Washington DC/MD (Largo Extension)

Medium

$0.38

$0.38

$0.38

Medium

$9.30

$11.60

Medium-High

* These projects are not rated based upon the exemption granted to projects where the anticipated Section 5309 New Starts share of the total estimated Capital Cost is below $25 million.