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  Niagara Parks People Mover System
The Niagara Parks People Mover System is a public "loop" transportation system that opeRates and Reservations from the end of April until mid-October.
The People Mover in conjunction with the Falls shuttle offer the road weary traveller a safe, convenient, and environmentally-friendly transportation alternative.
People Movers travel approximately 20 minutes apart and will return you to the point at which you purchased your ticket.
www.infoniagara.com /transportation/mover.html   (172 words)

  
  Detroit People Mover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Detroit People Mover is a 2.9 mile (4.6 km) driverless, fully-automated rapid transit system operating in a single-track, one-way loop through downtown Detroit, Michigan, United States.
The People Mover is run by the Detroit Transportation Corporation of the City of Detroit.
The People Mover is the only local rail in Detroit with the closure of the one-mile trolley line in 2003.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Detroit_People_Mover   (611 words)

  
 People mover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A people mover or people mover system is a fully-automated, grade-separated rail transit system.
The world's first airport people mover was installed in 1971 at Tampa International Airport in the United States.
The term people mover is sometimes used to refer to moving sidewalks.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/People_mover   (810 words)

  
 City of Niagara Falls Canada - Environmental / Economic Assessment - People Mover Project
The existing people mover cannot maintain the capacity required to transport visitors throughout the Park as the vehicles are affected by roadway congested.
In order to implement the upgraded people mover system, it is recommended that the City and NPC form a "Co-ordinating Committee" / "Transportation Agency" to oversee the selection process and liaise with the successful developer/builder/operator with respect to the on-going operations of the people mover.
Such an agency/committee would be responsible for ensuring public interest in the operation of the people mover and act as a "public approval board" for fare increases, scheduling changes, etc. The formation of this committee is fundamental to the success of the procurement process and the construction and management of the system.
www.city.niagarafalls.on.ca /services/transit/people_mover/environmental_economic_assessment.asp   (3867 words)

  
 People Mover Buses - Niagara Parks, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
You may get on and off different People Mover buses as often as you like for the day for no additional fee.
Niagara Parks People Mover buses travel along one of the prettiest drives in the world...
People Mover Buses and the Falls Incline Railway are not wheelchair accessible.
www.niagaraparks.com /planavisit/peoplemover.php   (300 words)

  
 Transit System (People Mover System)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The proposed People Mover route extends from the existing Rapidsview parking area to the south end of the City, following the CN/CP rail line at the top of the treed moraine to the north end of the Falls area, near the Rainbow Bridge, returning to the parking area through Queen Victoria Park.
A people mover is a transit system that generally operates within a relatively small and well-defined area such as a downtown, resort, airport, or amusement park; and within its own right-of-way.
Automated People Movers operate without drivers, although personnel may be present on the system to assist passengers, and deal with questions and emergencies.
www.ene.gov.on.ca /envision/env_reg/ea/English/ToRs/nia_people_tor.htm   (1365 words)

  
 One airport people mover to close during expansion
One of the two people movers in the half-mile underground tunnel will be out of service next Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for the first phase of an expansion project that will replace two-car trains with three-car trains.
Although one people mover can shuttle about 6,000 passengers an hour, it doesn't provide enough rush-hour capacity in view of increased passenger traffic at the airport.
When the midfield terminal was built, the people mover stations were designed with removable "knockout" walls, which will now be replaced with electronic sliding glass doors to accommodate three-car trains.
www.post-gazette.com /regionstate/19990922peoplemover5.asp   (540 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Airport worries as projected cost of people mover hits $1 billion   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first stage of the people mover is expected to open in 2010, connecting Terminals 2 and 3 with the East Economy Parking Lot.
Computerized people movers are common to major airports, such as those in Denver, Dallas and Atlanta.
A 1.8-mile underground people mover was constructed at Denver International Airport when it opened in 1995 at a cost of $149 million, not including land acquisition.
www.usatoday.com /travel/flights/2005-04-25-people-movers_x.htm   (482 words)

  
 Niagara Parks People Mover System
The Niagara Parks People Mover System is a public "loop" transportation system that opeRates and Reservations from the end of April until mid-October.
The People Mover in conjunction with the Falls shuttle offer the road weary traveller a safe, convenient, and environmentally-friendly transportation alternative.
People Movers travel approximately 20 minutes apart and will return you to the point at which you purchased your ticket.
www.travelniagara.org /transportation/mover.html   (230 words)

  
 People mover
Geneva Hartwell drives people to work, school and shop, and in six years, she has seen her share of strange sights.
I'm the first person some people see in the morning, and I want it to be a good day for them," she said.
As she chauffeured people around the city, INtake had the opportunity to ask Hartwell a few questions.
www.intakeweekly.com /articles/5/019790-9715-P.html   (612 words)

  
 Wilderness express - Los Angeles Times   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The concept of a people mover seems fine for many day-hikers who schlep the grade, which sometimes is called Heart Attack Hill.
But to many environmentalists, building a people mover in mountain backcountry is an unnecessary and unwarranted intrusion into the wilds.
Add a people mover to ease the steepest part of the mountaintop trail and, critics say, more people will reach the backcountry and potentially damage sensitive resources, such as the meadow in Long Valley.
www.latimes.com /travel/outdoors/la-os-peoplemover11oct11,0,915573.story?coll=la-home-outdoors   (1052 words)

  
 People Mover Vehicles
Parry People Movers supplies light tramway systems for smaller towns, and light rail vehicles for use on regional railways.
The results of a study to formulate fire safety guidelines to be required for vehicles used in Downtown People Mover (DPM) systems for the movement of people in a congested urban area are...
The existing people mover vehicles are best suited to service areas where grades do not pose a problem...
www.meshipping.com /peoplemovervehicles.html   (242 words)

  
 People mover is justifiably Grand - Latest Road tests and Car reviews - CARSguide
Most people prefer to put their family into a four-wheel drive, even though the Honda Odyssey is a wonderful device and the Chrysler Voyager has been the people mover pace-setter for years.
But there are powerful reasons for moving a people mover higher up the list to consider, particularly if you really need to carry seven people in car-like comfort and safety.
It does a much better job of carrying people than the vast majority of four-wheel drives and it is impossible to do better on the value front.
carsguide.news.com.au /story/0,20384,18334352-5003140,00.html   (876 words)

  
 People Mover - Detroit Transportation - VirtualTourist.com
The People Mover is a monorail that goes around the downtown Detroit area with stops at each district.
The people mover is a handy little monorail system that circles the downtown area.
People Mover The People Mover is an overhead tramway that loops around Detroit’s downtown area.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/North_America/United_States_of_America/Michigan/Detroit-809448/Transportation-Detroit-People_Mover-BR-1.html   (766 words)

  
 People Mover has record year   (Site not responding. Last check: )
According to the People Mover’s director, 2005 was the best year it has had in 30 years.
People from across the country ventured into New Orleans to help with clean-up efforts, and Alaska was no exception.
She says despite a few bumps, People Mover is great and she says lately the buses have been more crowded.
www.ktuu.com /CMS/PPL.TB/peoplemoverhasrec-1-3564.asp   (5624 words)

  
 Ruimte voor de people mover - samenvatting
It is used to transport people to the top of a look-out hill 40 meters (131 feet) high (see pictures).
Due to their speed, electronically guided people movers are mainly suitable at the scale of the neighbourhood or the quarter.
To estimate what the effect of the people mover will be, and whether a node can be expanded with an electronically guided people mover, the values and scale of the nodes must be defined.
www.peoplemovers.nl /summary.htm   (1642 words)

  
 Best People Mover
The Avensis Verso GLX is still Toyota’s standout people mover and hardly puts a wheel wrong — after all, it’s better than average in 11 of 19 criteria.
Holden’s enduring Zafira is still unbeatable value for money and can hold its own on-road, but it falls short in key areas such as space, comfort, practicality and ergonomics.
It’s a tall order for people movers to look attractive, but the Odyssey makes being in the family way much more appealing.
www.openroad.com.au /australiasbestcars_peoplemover.asp   (213 words)

  
 Detroit People Mover
I highly recommend a ride on Detroit's People Mover as it offers a stunning view of the downtown area, good and bad, that will not hide the promise and struggle facing our city.
The key link in establishing mass transit into the downtown area, it was to be the hub of a radiating light rail mass transit system.
If you come to Detroit, make sure the first thing you do is ride the people mover around for a couple of laps.
detroityes.com /rise/41rbpmover.htm   (198 words)

  
 People Mover grows up
A proposal by former People Mover manager Marsden Burger would extend the driverless tram three miles north to West Grand Boulevard, tying in to the Amtrak station and the campuses of Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center and Henry Ford Hospital -- its final stop.
Burger, a transit consultant, worked for the firm that built the People Mover and served as the tram's operations director from 1994-96.
The People Mover, which turns 20 next year, was initially intended as a regional system, but area officials couldn't win the needed federal funding.
www.detnews.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20061223/METRO/612230387   (1052 words)

  
 MACK Rides - People Mover
We give the gift of experience: drive a train’s locomotive for once in your life, operate a vintage car, or relax while enjoying a ride in a futuristic monorail train.
Especially in the area of transporting people, the sky is the limit for themeing possibilities and the use of one of our tried and tested products — almost everything is doable.
People are comfortably transported either by an interactive or fixed ride program.
www.mack-rides.com /en/products/people-mover/index.php   (124 words)

  
 Own 2 Automated People Mover
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PEOPLE MOVER: The airport's underground-automated people mover, connecting all concourses with the terminal, consists of nine, four car trains operating on a 3.5-mile loop track.
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www.own2.com /buyer/Automated-People-Mover.html   (2833 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company - Featured Story - Ford Fairlane Breaks New Ground as a People Mover
The Ford Fairlane concept is a six-passenger, three-row people mover that explores a blend of upscale, modern design with Ford hallmarks of safety, interior spaciousness and functionality.
"With Fairlane, we're rewriting the people mover story, offering a more upscale vehicle for American families, whether they're traveling to a concert with friends or to the cottage for a family weekend getaway," said J Mays, group vice president of Design and chief creative officer.
The Ford Fairlane concept is a six-passenger, three-row people mover.
media.ford.com /newsroom/feature_display.cfm?release=19669   (945 words)

  
 Sprung: Chrysler's macho people mover - News - Motoring - theage.com.au
Sprung: Chrysler's macho people mover - News - Motoring - theage.com.au
Say hello to the Mac Daddy people mover, the muscle van for mobile families with an attitude.
And because of that, this car could be the one to finally put the people mover's stodgy image to rest.
www.theage.com.au /news/news/sprung-chryslers-macho-people-mover/2006/08/10/1154803007932.html   (280 words)

  
 Detroit People Mover - Online Tips Detroit People Mover   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Some local and state officials are questioning why the Detroit People Mover, an automated, heavily subsidized rail system, is in line to receive $3 million in transit funding in the coming fiscal year.
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www.formovers.com /detroitpeoplemover   (1004 words)

  
 City of Niagara Falls Canada - People Mover for Niagara Falls
OLGC's contribution of $15 million towards the removal of the tracks is an important first step in the realization of the people mover project for the benefit of the entire Niagara Region.
The people mover will serve as a major transportation linkage enabling more than five million riders to access the Casino/Gateway Project and other attractions in a safe, efficient and convenient manner.
An attraction in its own right, the people mover will bring significant tourism benefits to the city, and will become one of the internationally recognized symbols of Niagara Falls.
www.niagarafalls.ca /services/transit/people_mover   (230 words)

  
 CD Baby: BLACK BOTTOM COLLECTIVE: People Mover
The truth is, however, their experiences span far and wide, and they've landed on stages with people worth mentioning.
Eyes and ears to the street, the crew recognizes ordinary people who struggle with everything from alcoholism, to love, to life in the 'hood.
With People Mover, Black Bottom Collective triumphantly continues the trailblazing trend, and invites you to follow.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/bbcollective   (853 words)

  
 Jakes Associates: Current Transportation Projects   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In a strong competition, Jakes Associates, Inc. was awarded a major, multi-year consulting contract to assist the Port of Oakland in the implementation of an Automated People Mover Connector to link the Oakland International Airport terminal with the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) elevated rail station at the Oakland Coliseum.
The Connector project is not a typical airport People Mover project as most airport installations are short, inter-terminal systems.
This elevated landside Automated People Mover (APM) system will provide an effective means of transporting passengers between MIA's three primary terminals and a remote ground transportation facility known as MIC.
www.jakesassociates.com /projects_current.htm   (1271 words)

  
 The new people mover - Segway   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Segway is a self-balancing people mover - powered by batteries and controlled by tilt-sensors and five solid state gyroscopes - that looks like a rotary lawnmower.
The scooter was introduced amid great hype by inventor Dean Kamen, who has claimed his machine will transform the way people live and work just as surely as the automobile did when it replaced the horse and buggy.
There is no accelerator and there are no brakes on this "people mover." Instead, the sophisticated electronics have been designed to respond to changes in body position.
www.stuffucanuse.com /segway/segway.htm   (2241 words)

  
 Parry People Movers Ltd - Home page
Parry People Movers Ltd (PPML) supplies lightweight tramway systems for smaller towns, and lightweight rail vehicles for use on regional railways.
PPM vehicles incorporate flywheel energy storage, allowing electric tramway systems without overhead wires and railcars powered by small prime movers running on gas, diesel or hydrogen - all with very high energy efficiency and very low emissions of pollutants and noise.
PPM technology responds to the need for high quality, environmentally sound, affordable local public transport for both urban and rural communities.
www.parrypeoplemovers.com   (83 words)

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