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The Plus 15 or +15 Skyway network in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is one of the world's most extensive pedestrian skywalk systems, with a total length of 18 kilometres (11 miles) and 62 bridges.
Accessibility refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people who experience disabilities.
Adobe Flash is a deprecated multimedia software platform used for production of animations, rich Internet applications, desktop applications, mobile applications, mobile games and embedded web browser video players.
Airdrie is a city in Alberta, Canada within the Calgary Region. It is located north of Calgary within the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor at the intersection of Queen Elizabeth II Highway (Highway 2) and Highway 567. The City of Airdrie is part of the Calgary census metropolitan area and a member community of the Calgary Regional Partnership (CRP). The city is surrounded by Rocky View County.
Alberta is a western province of Canada.
The Alberta College of Art + Design (ACAD), formerly known as the Alberta College of Art is a publicly funded Canadian degree-granting, art and design university located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA), formerly known as the American Public Transit Association, is a nonprofit organization which serves as an advocate for the advancement of public transportation programs and initiatives in the United States.
Anderson station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Auburn Bay is a new suburban residential neighbourhood in the south-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.
Banff Trail station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Barlow/Max Bell station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The word bespoke has evolved from a verb meaning "to speak for something" to its contemporary usage as an adjective that has changed from describing first tailor-made suits and shoes, and later, to anything commissioned to a particular specification (altered or tailored to the customs, tastes, or usage of an individual purchaser), and finally to a general marketing and branding concept implying exclusivity and appealing to snobbery.
A bollard is a sturdy, short, vertical post.
A branch line is a secondary railway line which branches off a more important through route, usually a main line.
Brentwood station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Bridgeland/Memorial station is a CTrain light rail in Calgary, Alberta.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.
Calgary is a city in the Canadian province of Alberta.
The Calgary City Council is the legislative governing body that represents the citizens of Calgary.
The Calgary Herald is a daily newspaper published in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Calgary International Airport, branded as YYC Calgary International Airport, is an international airport that serves the city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The Calgary Municipal Building is the seat of local government of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The Calgary Stampede is an annual rodeo, exhibition and festival held every July in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Calgary Transit is the public transit service which is owned and operated by the city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian federal Crown corporation that serves as the national public broadcaster for both radio and television.
The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD; dollar canadien) is the currency of Canada.
The Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), also known formerly as CP Rail between 1968 and 1996, is a historic Canadian Class I railroad incorporated in 1881.
Canyon Meadows station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation's English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and CBC.ca.
CBRT-DT, virtual channel 9 (UHF digital channel 21), is a CBC Television owned-and-operated television station located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Centre Street is a major road in Calgary, Alberta and defines the east and west halves of the city for the purposes of street addresses (i.e. NW, SW, NE, SE).
CFCN-DT, virtual channel 4 (UHF digital channel 29), is a CTV owned-and-operated television station located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Chinook station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
CICT-DT, virtual channel 2 (UHF digital channel 41), is a Global owned-and-operated television station located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Colliers International is a Canada-based global commercial real estate services organization with approximately 15,000 employees in more than 500 offices in 68 countries.
Commercial off-the-shelf or commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) satisfy the needs of the purchasing organization, without the need to commission custom-made, or bespoke, solutions.
A cost overrun, also known as a cost increase, underrated or budget overrun, involves unexpected costs incurred in excess of budgeted amounts due to an underestimation of the actual cost during budgeting.
Country Hills Boulevard is a major arterial road in Calgary, Alberta.
Crowchild Trail is a major expressway in west of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Crowfoot station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Dalhousie station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
David Thomas Bronconnier (born October 7, 1962) is a Canadian politician, who served as the 35th Mayor of Calgary, Alberta.
Düsseldorf (Low Franconian, Ripuarian: Düsseldörp), often Dusseldorf in English sources, is the capital city of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the seventh most populous city in Germany. Düsseldorf is an international business and financial centre, renowned for its fashion and trade fairs.
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
Downtown Calgary is a region of central Calgary, Alberta, it contains the second largest concentration of head offices in Canada.
Downtown West–Kerby station is a CTrain station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Edmonton Light Rail Transit, commonly referred to as the LRT, is a light rail system in Edmonton, Alberta.
ENMAX Corporation (ENMAX) is a vertically integrated utility that generates and distributes electricity, natural gas, renewable energy, and value-added services to customers in Alberta, Canada.
Erlton/Stampede station (formerly named Erlton until 1995) is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Fish Creek–Lacombe station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
The Flexity Outlook is the latest model in the rolling stock of the Toronto streetcar system owned by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
Florin is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sacramento County, California, United States.
The Frankfurt U-Bahn, together with the Rhine-Main S-Bahn and the Frankfurt Straßenbahn, forms the backbone of the public transport system of Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany.
Franklin station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Free public transport, often called fare-free public transit or zero-fare public transport, refers to public transport funded in full by means other than by collecting fares from passengers.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Ghost stations is the usual English translation for the German word Geisterbahnhöfe.
Glendale is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is a legislative branch government agency that provides auditing, evaluation, and investigative services for the United States Congress.
Heritage station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Jubilee station, or SAIT/ACAD/Jubilee station, is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Light rail, light rail transit (LRT), or fast tram is a form of urban rail transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.
There are light rail systems in three Canadian urban centres—Calgary, Edmonton, and Ottawa—and one streetcar system in Toronto.
Light rail is a commonly used mode of public transit in North America.
Lions Park station is a CTrain light rail system in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The following is a list of all light rail systems in North America, ranked by ridership.
The following is a list of cities that have current tram/streetcar (including heritage trams/heritage streetcars), or light rail systems as part of their regular public transit systems.
Marlborough station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Martindale is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
McKenzie Lake is a suburban neighbourhood in southeast Calgary, Alberta.
McKenzie Towne is a master planned residential neighbourhood in the southeast of Calgary, Alberta being developed by Carma Developers LP (now Brookfield Residential Properties Inc.). The community is bordered on the west by Deerfoot Trail, on the south by Stoney Trail, on the east by 52 St.
McKnight–Westwinds station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Microsoft Word (or simply Word) is a word processor developed by Microsoft.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Oliver Bowen (December 21, 1942 – January 1, 2000) was a Canadian engineer who managed the design and construction of the first line of Calgary's light rail transit system: the CTrain.
An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.
A pantograph (or "pan") is an apparatus mounted on the roof of an electric train, tram or electric bus to collect power through contact with an overhead line.
Park and ride (or incentive parking) facilities are parking lots with public transport connections that allow commuters and other people heading to city centres to leave their vehicles and transfer to a bus, rail system (rapid transit, light rail, or commuter rail), or carpool for the remainder of the journey.
A people mover or automated people mover (APM) is a type of small scale automated guideway transit system.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
A right-of-way (ROW) is a right to make a way over a piece of land, usually to and from another piece of land.
Rundle station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Saddletowne station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
The San Diego Trolley is a light rail system operating in the metropolitan area of San Diego.
Seton is a suburban residential/commercial/institutional community under construction in southeast Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Shaganappi Point station (formerly 26th Street Southwest) is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Shawnessy station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
The Siemens S200 is a high-floor light rail vehicle (LRV) manufactured by Siemens Mobility, a division of Siemens AG, in Florin, California.
The Siemens S70 or Avanto is a low-floor light rail vehicle (LRV), streetcar, or tram manufactured by Siemens Mobility, a division of Siemens AG.
The SD-100 and SD-160 are light rail tram vehicles manufactured by Siemens.
The Siemens-Düwag U2 is a type of light-rail tram vehicle (LRV).
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Sirocco station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
SkyTrain is the metropolitan rail system of the Metro Vancouver Regional District, serving Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and surrounding municipalities.
Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc., a Montreal-based company, provides EPC and EPCM services in a variety of industry sectors, including mining and metallurgy, oil and gas, environment and water, infrastructure and clean power.
Somerset–Bridlewood station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) is a polytechnic institute in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium is a performing arts, culture and community facility located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Southland station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
Stephen Avenue is a major pedestrian mall in downtown Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Stoney Trail is a freeway in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Sunalta station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Sunnyside station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta.
Thorncliffe is a residential neighbourhood in the north-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.
The Toronto streetcar system is a network of eleven streetcar routes in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
A transit mall is a street, or set of streets, in a city or town along which automobile traffic is prohibited or greatly restricted and only public transit vehicles, bicycles, and pedestrians are permitted.
Tuscany station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The University of Calgary (U of C or UCalgary) is a public research university located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
University station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Urban exploration (often shortened as UE, urbex and sometimes known as roof-and-tunnel hacking) is the exploration of man-made structures, usually abandoned ruins or not usually seen components of the man-made environment.
Victoria Park/Stampede station (named Stampede station until 1995) is CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.
Westbrook Mall is a shopping centre in Calgary, Alberta.
Westbrook is the third station on the new of the CTrain light rail system in Calgary, Alberta.
Whitehorn station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Wind power is the use of air flow through wind turbines to mechanically power generators for electricity.
The World Architecture Festival (WAF) is an annual festival and awards ceremony for the architecture industry.
Zoo station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
10 Street Southwest station was a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The 1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games (Les XVes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), was a Winter Olympics multi-sport event celebrated in and around Calgary, Alberta, Canada, between February 13 and 28, 1988 and were the first Winter Olympics to be held over a whole two week period.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
3rd Street Southeast was a stop in downtown Calgary on the city's CTrain light rail system.
36 Street E, Métis Trail, and Dwight McLellan Trail is a major arterial road in eastern Calgary and Rocky View County, Alberta, Canada.
39 Avenue (formerly named 42 Avenue) is a stop on the South Line (Route 201) of the CTrain light rail system in Calgary, Alberta.
45 Street Southwest station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
69 Street Southwest station is a CTrain light rail station in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
8 Street Southwest station is a CTrain light rail station in Downtown Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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