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Charlotte’s LYNX Line: A Preliminary Assessment

posted on in Education (PreK-12), Transportation

Dr. David Hartgen analyzes the Charlotte LYNX Line, finding, among other things, that final LYNX construction costs are about $521.9 million, about 130 percent above the initial estimate ($227 million), operating costs are about $9.22 million/year, and revenues are averaging about 31 percent of operating costs.

Charlotte’s LYNX Line: A Preliminary Assessment

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