New Starts - FTA-Assisted New Starts and Extensions

TABLE 78

FTA ASSISTED NEW STARTS AND EXTENSIONS

OPENING DATES MILES

ATLANTA, GA [MARTA] ............................................................................. 47.3 [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 [Heavy Rail]

29.3 [LRT]

13.5 [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 [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 [light Rail]

LIGHT RAIL

Main Street Mall to SUNY South Campus [1984]

CHICAGO, IL [CTA/RTA].............................................................................… 31.0 [Heavy Rail]

43.0 [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 [Heavy Rail]

HEAVY RAIL

RED LINE- Hopkins International Airport [1968]

DALLAS, TX [DART]................................................................................23.1 [LRT] 34.0 [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)

Mockingbird Lane to White Rock Station (9/24/01)

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]

DENVER, CO [RTD]………………………………………………………... 14.0 [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]

[*] Built with local funds

DETROIT, MI [SEMTA].................................................................................. 3.0

Downtown People Mover Loop [1986] 3 miles

JACKSONVILLE, FL [JTA]............................................................................ 2.1

AUTOMATED GUUIDEWAY 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 [Heavy Rail]

11.0 [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 [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 [Light Rail]

Exchange Avenue/Main Street to Peabody Place- 2 miles [1993]

Riverfront Loop- 2.5 miles [1997]

NEW YORK, NY [MTA]................................................................................ 6.0

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]…………………………………………8.3

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

PHILADELPHIA, PA [SEPTA]....................................................................... 6.7 [Commuter Rail]

Center City Commuter Connection- 1.7 miles [1988]

Airport High Speed Rail Line- 5 miles [1985]

PIITSBURGH, PA [PAT].......................................................................16.3 [Busway]

10.0 [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 [Light Rail]

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 [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 [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 [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 [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 [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 [Light Rail]

LIGHT RAIL

GUADALUPE Light Rail- Downtown to Old Ironsides- 10 miles [1987]

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 [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 [Bus Tunnel]

40.0 [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

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]

WASHINGTON, D.C. AND SUBURBS [WMATA]...............................101.6

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 Rosslynn 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]

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

DALLAS, TX [DART]

LIGHT RAIL

North Central Extension- Park Lane to Plano [12.5 miles]

Northeast Extension- White Rock Station to Garland [8.7 miles] Locally Funded

McKinney Avenue Vintage Trolley- Arts District to DART City Place Subway Station [1.0 mile]

DENVER, CO [RTD]

LIGHT RAIL

Southeast Extensions [T-REX]- I-25/Broadway to Lincoln Avenue

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

MIAMI, FL [MDTA]

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

MINNEAPOLIS [MTD]

Hiawatha LRT Project [11.5 miles] Groundbreaking : January 17, 2001

NEW ORLEANS [RTA]

LIGHT RAIL

Canal Street LRT Project [5.3 miles]

NORTHERN NEW JERSEY [NJTC]

Hudson - Bergen LRT – Newport Station to Hoboken [1.3 miles]

Hudson - Bergen LRT – Hoboken to North Bergen; 34th Street, Bayonne to 22nd Street [6.1 miles]

PITTSBURGH, PA [PAAC]

Stage II Light Rail Reconstruction [12miles]

SACRAMENTO, CA [RT]

Mather Field to Sunrise Boulevard [2.8 miles]

Downtown to Meadowview [6.3 miles]

SAN DIEGO [MTDB]

Mission Valley East [5.8 miles]

SAN FRANCISCO, CA [BART]

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

SAN FRANCISCO [MUNI]

3rd Street Light Rail-

[locally funded]

SAN JOSE [VTA]

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]

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

SEATTLE, WA [ST]

Link Light Rail- Downtown Tacoma to Tacoma Dome- 1.6 miles

Sounder Commuter Rail- Seattle to Everett-

TAMPA, FL [HART]

Ybor City Vintage Trolley [3 miles]

WASHINGTON, D.C. AND SUBURBS [WMATA]

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