2004 News Items
Media Inquiries: Go to the Press
SkyTran's Malewicki describes PRT "minicars"
New Jersey PRT Study Signed Into Law
Car Ports Salon.com
Cities21 official promotes hi-tech hitchhiking
Samy Elias dies designed Morgantown "PRT" system
Minnesota legislators have PRT vision
Sci-fi Transport a Reality
Santa Cruz opinion: PRT "something Santa
Cruz could get behind"
PRT in the New York Post
ULTra news from the summer:
Transport for the city of the future
Could taxis solve traffic traumas?
Electric taxi scheme is on track (BBC)
Futuristic transport system to be trialed in the South West (Swindon & Weston-super-Mare, UK)
Bill for PRT study in New Jersey Assembly
PRT study clears committee (A-2031)
Text of A-2031 (pdf)
Study Signed Into Law
A call for a Transit Oriented Development REvolution
New website: personalrapidtransit.com
PRT part of research project for Rochester-Olmsted area
Exhibit of PRT history
The UK Design Council studies ULTra
ATS in talks with Heathrow for an ULTra system
PRT proposed for Stanford Research Park in Palo Alto
Rapid transit: not rapid enough
PRT Silver Bullet; transit bureaucrat reluctant to innovate
Mass transportation to
get sleek & daring Architectural Record, pp.5-6
New 7 minute ULTra video
"Taxi 2000" from Ripsaw weekly.
PRT gains support
Santa Cruz, CA simulations Quicktime or WMP
Bonding bill with $4M for PRT passes Minnesota House
Minnesota debate heats up as charges fly
Letter: Say NO to fear
PRT's time has come
draws fire Horning misrepresents outcome of Cincinnati & Rosemont projects
Big Deal or Boondoggle?
New version of Minnesota bill would authorize $4 million
in bonding for PRT
Discovery Channel Canada story
about Skyweb Express (Windows Media)
Newspaper issues flawed "correction" of PRT story
SoundPRT responds to a report by the group Light Rail
A new kind of monorail? KOMO TV, Seattle
My Pod (Rake, Minneapolis)
Your own personal monorail Christian
CS Monitor issues flawed
Personal train ride Monorails Poised to Offer Cities an Alternative.
Part 2 of GGR series
Wales government rejects ULTra funding again, "could still happen"
would OK funds for PRT demo facility
The Zimmerman PRT plan
"We should be ready
to do it"
Minnesota legislature sweetens PRT pot
bill passes Washington House
2004 Regular Session ends
with bill in Rules Committee
U of Minnesota students work on PRT
Lawmaker pushes for personal transit
legislature HB2923 would define PRT as 'high capacity transit', authorize pilot project
PRT is "21st
century space race"
in Minnesota legislature
"Life Science corridor"
may be served by PRT
response to ULTra PRT
Study of ULTra
PRT for Heathrow Airport
From Canada: The Future Hails
a Cab Part 1 of GGR series
Skyweb Express window stickers
Councilman hates traffic, wants 68-station
Minneapolis PRT network
PRT on lawmaker's wish list (Mark Olson)
PRT in Minneapolis
engineering firm involved in Skyweb project
option includes PRT
for PRT study goes to Minneapolis council committee (Motions, #6)
bonding bill introduced in Minnesota legislature
hails Taxi 2000
Successful cities innovate: What
will Santa Cruz choose?
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