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Next Meeting

Next Heritage Trolley Subcommittee Meeting

The next meeting of the Streetcar and Heritage Trolley Subcommittee will be in New Orleans, December 5 and 6, 2008. The agenda is as follows:

Friday, December 5    

Meet at the historic Carrollton Station Maintenance Facility
8201 Willow St., New Orleans LA 70118 - easily accessible via the St. Charles Line Streetcar.

Tour of facility and discussions with NORTA and Brookville staff about their progress on returning the Canal streetcar fleet to operation. To be followed by lunch and a tour of the system.

Ron Manigipano
Elmer Von Dullen

Evening Social time/Dinner  
Saturday, December 6    
  Marriot Courtyard, Downtown New Orleans
124 St. Charles Street (at the corner of Canal)
08:30 Continental Breakfast  
  Welcome / Introductions

Jim Graebner


Project Updates and Discussion

Tom Hickey


AREMA / APTA Track Standards

Martin Schroeder


Crashworthiness Standards and LRV Procurement Specifications – Detailed Review and Discussion

John Smatlak / Martin Schroeder


Update on Streetcar Vehicles (Old and New)



Preview of TRB and APTA Joint Light Rail Conference and APTA Rail Conference – Securing Papers and Presentations

Martin Schroeder / Jim Graebner


Subcommittee Workplan Development

Martin Schroeder


Web Site Update

Jim Schantz


Extended Whasup?


  Actions and Next Meeting Jim Graebner
4:00 Meeting concludes  






Prior Meeting minutes

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