#Roosevelt Island

Jun 13, 2012
Funifor, Roosevelt Island Tram

Roosevelt Island Tram – From a Tourist Perspective

So this weekend, I made a trip down to New York City to take in some of the sights and sounds of the Big Apple. Being a natural transit nerd, I decided to make a side trip to Roosevelt Island (aka the Little Apple) to ride the Roosevelt Island Tram (RIT). Much to the chagrin of the...

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May 25, 2012
Weekly Roundup


A quick look at some of the highlights from around the world of Urban Gondolas, Gondola Transit, and Cable Propelled Transit: An opinion article from the NY Times provides an interesting look into life on Roosevelt Island (home to the Roosevelt Island Tram) from a New Yorker’s perspective. After a new bridge is built in Mankele...

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