Re: [carfree_cities] The case for the Monorail
- duane cuthbertson wrote:
>Some of the Metro lines in Paris run as elevateds for a while. Really
> I have to say that i agree with Doug. Every city that I think of with an
> elevated transportation corridor (be it LRT, MONO, or highway) sucks
> underneath. All the ghetto situations that you see on TV tend to have els
> running through their neighborhood, isn't that the kind of neighborhood that
> 'Rocky' came from? In my city, Underneath the elevated highways is for the
> homeless. I know that Chicago's el is successful but I can remember seeing
> some not so pretty sights even under it. Are there any elevated systems in
> Europe? I can't remember seeing or riding any.
quite charming, but Paris is different.
"Life is complicated and not for the timid."