[Tagging] railway=rail vs. railway=subway

Tod Fitch tod at fitchdesign.com
Wed Nov 23 16:26:31 UTC 2016


> On Nov 23, 2016, at 7:45 AM, Michael Tsang <miklcct at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I should clarify that the level crossing of light rails should be not actively 
> protected, i.e. do not have fences which come down before the train passes. 
> One of the major criteria between tram / light rail and metro / full-size 
> train is the ability to run within other traffic.
> 
> Do you have any examples where a freight train have to wait for a red light at 
> a street intersection, or runs on a stretch of street with motor traffic?
> 

Jack London Square in Oakland is a famous example: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ki3QCZhacHY





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