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View Poll Results: which city needs subways transpotation more?
Houston 3 42.86%
Los Angeles 3 42.86%
Dallas 0 0%
Atlanta 1 14.29%
Voters: 7. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 07-11-2011, 06:57 PM
 
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I think L.A. and Houston needs a subway system being some of America largest cities think they really need that kind of transportation.

 
Old 07-11-2011, 07:04 PM
 
Location: now nyc
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Los Angeles is already expanding their subways and they REALLY need it!

But Houston probably needs it the most (before LA).

EVERY car-dependent city should have a subway system. A car could not be the only main transportation alternative; especially these days after peak oil.
 
Old 07-11-2011, 07:07 PM
 
Location: 93,020,000 miles from the sun
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Hands-down Houston. It's kind of difficult though since Houston is built completely on sandy marsh soil. They could at least use a much bigger and better rail system. It's about 35 years overdue.
 
Old 07-11-2011, 08:02 PM
 
Location: Virginia Highland, GA
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Atl has a heavy rail.
 
Old 07-11-2011, 08:04 PM
 
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Atlanta has a subway system already. It's called Marta. Just because Atlanta's system isn't on NYC or DC's level doesn't mean it's not a subway. I think it is number 8 or 9 in the country in ridership too.
 
Old 07-11-2011, 08:07 PM
 
Location: Aurora, Colorado
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Houston & Dallas are the only ones that don't have them thoug. haha
 
Old 07-11-2011, 08:24 PM
 
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Two of the cities in the poll--Atlanta and Los Angeles--already have subway systems. Since this poll is flawed, this thread is closed.
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