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Transportation Planning Proposals

Discussion in 'Getting There & Getting Around' started by leo21, Feb 17, 2016.

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  1. leo21

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    If you didn't already know, there are efforts underway to work on transportation in Vegas for the long term. Here are a couple articles on some of the things being discussed.

    First is a rehash of making the strip pedestrian only:

    http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/las-vegas/proposal-would-convert-strip-pedestrian-mall

    Doesn't look likely but the end result of the debate may be a definitive yes or no.


    The second is an idea to create an elevated strip - airport expressway:

    http://lasvegassun.com/news/2016/feb/16/county-oks-study-of-elevated-strip-airport-express/
     
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    I'd enjoy either of those options.

    I wonder how much money the taxi companies would funnel into lobbying against them?
     
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    I'm undecided about making LVB pedestrian only. I love driving down The Strip at night, even with the traffic. As a pedestrian, I feel like I risk my life walking several sections of The Strip, so...
     
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