Connection and Expansion of the Newark Light Rail with Existing Rail Infrastructure In Reserve

Utilizing the existing rail infrastructure of the surrounding urban-suburban areas, connect the Newark Light rail with points north. Using a defunct section of the Erie R.R along the north section of Branch Brook Park to connect the existing Newark Light Rail to a portion of the Norfolk and Southern that runs along the Passaic River. Connecting to the Norfolk and Southern owned portion would further connect the system to points north including North Newark, Belleville, Avondale, Nutley, and Clifton.


Archive: 2018 Ideas
Archive: 2018 Ideas
Idea No. 68