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This project relates to rapid mass transit and will cover public and private
urban passenger transportation systems in given metropolitan areas that use elevated trains, subways (underground trains), or a combination of both. This project does not include buses or other mass transit that is not considered rapid when compared to trains and subways. For buses, see WikiProject Buses.
This project is an attempt to better organize and improve the quality of the information on Wikipedia related to
rail transportation such as subways, light rail, trams and anything else that may fall under the category "rapid transit".
Guidelines [ edit ]
Portal:Rapid transit hasn't been created yet. Related portals are: Portal:Transport, Portal:Trams and Portal:Trains.
Article assessment [ edit ]
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Open tasks [ edit ]
This is a request for those with relevant knowhow to look at the article on the
Silver Line (Washington Metro) which needs updating to keep it a useful reference on the key issues invloved. See Talk Page for details. Nandt1 ( talk) 16:00, 2 July 2012 (UTC)
Members [ edit ]
Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.
Jcovarru - Los Angeles Metro Rail.
Selmo ( talk · contribs)
C. M. Harris Talk to me
Grahamec ( talk · contribs)
Superbfc ( talk · contribs) - traffic engineer by profession; but apart from that, I'm a nice person who is really more into rail transport than roads. I created the articles National Tariff System and Haxo (Paris Métro) and have made minor edits on various other rail/rapid transport-related pages.
KU ( talk · contribs) - Focusing rapid transit either Mass RT or Light RT.
Thisisbossi ( talk · contribs) Mostly assessment and minor edits, but I sometimes do larger modifications.
Arsenikk ( talk · contribs)
TDude695 ( talk · contribs) Focusing on Toronto Subway, but I know a lot about other systems too
RickyCourtney ( talk · contribs) Main areas of interest are Southern California and Western Washington.
Gegelia ( talk · contribs) Will try to provide more information about Tbilisi Metro stations.
ALECTRIC451 ( talk · contribs) European systems.
Geoking66 ( talk · contribs)
Raphaelmak ( talk · contribs) Railways in Hong Kong.
Big Al ( talk · contribs) Big Al 19:20, 3 March 2007 (UTC) My name is on the original patents for Speedwalk,Speedramps, and Carveyors.
Dream out loud ( talk · contribs) – I live in the Philadelphia area, so I edit a lot of Philadelphia-related rapid transit pages, but I have edits pages for systems around the entire world.
Bernstein2291 ( talk · contribs) I Know mostly about Mass Transit in the New York City, but I do know about The T and the Washington Metro.
Mustarddude ( talk · contribs) The MBTA; going to be living right next to the Green Line "C" Branch, this summer and I plan to round out all of the remaining MBTA stubs by August 2007
Hukkepakk ( talk · contribs) Specialized on U-Bahn and S-Bahn Systems in Austria and Germany. Till now, mainly active in German Wikipedia and Commons
Arturoramos ( talk · contribs) Main focus on Southern California, especially Metro
Sahmeditor ( talk · contribs) (mainly metro)
Hirohisat ( talk · contribs) I mainly focus on Japanese light rail as well as subway systems. I'm fluent in Japanese, so I can translate some articles
geoff271989 ( talk · contribs) (seattle-tacoma area)
Jack1254 ( talk · contribs) Toronto and GTA
Hydrogen Iodide ( talk · contribs) Bay Area and HK.
TheCatalyst31 Mostly the Chicago 'L' Reaction• Creation
Dex1337 ( talk · contribs) Tokyo and Osaka Subways, Sydney Australia City Rail lines
Omaaar ( talk · contribs) I'm creating/expanding articles on the Talk to me Monterrey Metro.
Yorkiano ( talk · contribs) I tend to focus on the metro/subway system of New York, but I also keep up with the systems of Washington, DC, Boston, Montreal, and Vancouver.
O ( talk · contribs) - primarily the Shanghai Metro and some other Asian rapid transit systems, also SEPTA rapid transit
JPmaverick ( talk · contribs)
Trulystand700 ( talk · contribs) New York City Subway
Stephenchou0722 ( talk · contribs)
alexseattle ( talk · contribs) Mostly Puget Sound (Seattle).
Heights ( talk · contribs) - Shanghai Metro, Hong Kong MTR, Beijing Subway, other China subways and also Toronto Subway and Vancouver .
Iaineight ( talk · contribs) In Japan and England
Bhockey10 ( talk · contribs) railfan, have extensive knowledge of rail and transit networks.
dcollins52 ( talk · contribs)
goodguy007 ( talk · contribs)
Joe9320 ( talk · contribs) Any rapid transit systems in East Asia (especially China and Japan), Southeast Asia, the USA and Australia.
Koman90 ( talk · contribs) Covers The Southern California, Mainly The San Diego And Orange County Regions.
YB3 ( talk · contribs) Mostly Puget Sound, especially Seattle. I specialize in railway route maps, and fleet information.
Oranviri ( talk · contribs) Covering Seattle and the Puget Sound region. Also Bangkok
Rsrikanth05 ( talk · contribs) Covering anything and everything relating to India.
CountZ ( talk · contribs) I draw metro maps. I take requests.
Marketstel ( talk · contribs) Particular areas of expertise: Rapid and regional rail transit in the Philadelphia metropolitan region, and general style and usage issues
Sharadbob ( talk · contribs) Can develop the rapid transit articles related to India
MetroFan2009 ( talk · contribs) I am creating pages of St. Louis MetroLink Extensions.
Cherryguy93 ( talk · contribs) Improving any rapid transit related pages which I can do.
Sillybillypiggy ( talk · contribs)
Ricky F. I updating and improving all Indonesian rapid transit articles, especially Jakarta's rapid transit.
CanonLawJunkie ( talk · contribs)
Jeromesandilanico ( talk · contribs) Improving/Revising articles mostly on Philippine Rail System Related articles .
Red Card For You ( talk · contribs) Mainly the New York City Subway since I live in NYC.
Mfs1013 ( talk · contribs) Mainly SEPTA, NJ Transit, PATCO
STSC - Public transport.
Davey 2010 - Public Transport Talk
Psjk2106 ( talk · contribs) - Astram Line. It is a Rapid transit in Hiroshima (Hiroshima is a city in Japan)
Wiki.Gunjan ( talk · contribs) - Interested in sharing facts about upcoming mass transit systems in developing world at large & India in particular
Ворот93 ( talk · contribs) - massive interest in Moscow Metro.
Mr.BuriramCN ( talk · contribs) - interest in Bangkok Metro.
Staglit ( talk · contribs) - interest in Canadian, British and French systems. I can translate articles into French.
Flynn58 ( talk · contribs) - Focus on articles related to the Toronto Transit Commission.
Useddenim ( talk · contribs) - WP:Route diagram templates
Epicgenius ( talk · contribs) – Mostly subways, less about light rails and monorails.
SounderBruce ( talk · contribs) - Seattle-area services and stations
Peeky44 ( talk · contribs) - interest in UK systems Paris Métro and RER. Main current interest is the Lausanne Métro. I can do reasonable translations from French.
Deshwal ( talk · contribs) – I am from India, i know a lot about Indian cities transit system so thats why i am editing the transit system in India.But i will also help to improve pages of other transit system in the world.
Drumlineramos ( talk · contribs) – I keep tabs on transit in New Mexico, including ABQ RIDE, ART, as well as trying to find info on other transit systems.
Brateevsky ( talk · contribs) (watcher) — I can improve articles about Moscow Metro, particular the stations on the south or south-east of Moscow.
Bluewavedragon ( talk · contribs) – Interested in Egyptian rapid transit especially Cairo Metro.
YamaOfParadise ( talk · contribs) - Particularly interested in the MBTA's Rapid Transit operations, as well as the historic trolley/streetcar networks formerly present in New England. Also interested in the New York City Subway and Staten Island Railway systems, and to a lesser degree, PATH.
Ouanor ( talk · contribs)
MyOwnBadSelf ( talk · contribs) - Everything to do with this topic. I miss teh Sydney Monorail.
LukasMaps ( talk · contribs) - Fairly new to wikipedia, but I have a great interest in rapid transit systems, and have already contributed to many articles about them. Sorry that I do not know how to add to this list!
BRD-98 ( talk · contribs) - Monorails and intercity transport.
Virusurbanus ( talk · contribs) - City Planning student with wide knowledge of US public transport systems, plans, and policy.
Knoxhale ( talk · contribs) - Interested in public transportation all over the world.
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Seoul Light Rapid Transit 2 April 2008
Tide Light Rail Patriarca12 19:05, 30 September 2007 (UTC)
Stony Brook (MBTA station) TheCatalyst31 21:24, 20 August 2007 (UTC) Reaction• Creation
Jackson Square (MBTA station) TheCatalyst31 21:24, 20 August 2007 (UTC) Reaction• Creation
List of stations on the MBTA subway TheCatalyst31 20:25, 20 August 2007 (UTC) Reaction• Creation
Cologne Stadtbahn Qualle ( talk) 18:25, 9 August 2007 (UTC)
Washington Square (MBTA station) Mustarddude 03:52, 30 April 2007 (UTC)
Lynx Light Rail Patriarca12 00:30, 12 January 2007 (UTC)
Charleroi Pre-metro -- Grahamec 12:45, 14 October 2006 (UTC)
Antwerp Pre-metro-- Grahamec 12:45, 14 October 2006 (UTC)
Metropolitana di Genova Grahamec 13:39, 6 October 2006 (UTC)
Toulouse Metro Grahamec 13:39, 6 October 2006 (UTC)
Marseille Metro Grahamec 13:39, 6 October 2006 (UTC)
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