Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Railophobe Earns Another Smackdown

Peter Calthorpe demolishes the railophobe Wendell Cox.

Cox has been no friend to rail in Milwaukee, for which he was taken to task by the Journal Sentinel - - editorial summary here.

His argument against light rail for Milwaukee that kicked up a storm can be accessed here:

Light Rail in Milwaukee / Wendell Cox, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute. March 1998. (WPRI Report, v. 11, no. 3) (385.3/W75)

A well-known critic of rail transit assesses the impact of light and commuter rail in similar urban regions around the nation. www.wpri.org/Reports/Volume11/Vol11no3.pdf
And see "Wisconsin: A case study," here.

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