Thursday, March 22, 2012

Metro B1:Comprehensive Update as of February 2012

Continued from previous post:
Rome Surface Public Transport System major Changes
Conca D'Oro:The new exchange node Conca D'Oro will be a fundamental element of the network changes.
The new terminals will be in Fidene, Quarrata, Porta Di Roma, Bernari, Conca D'Oro, Nomentana and Annibaliano
The Public Transport Services within the node Conca D'Oro Plaza
The new connections will render the new residential zones (Porta di Roma, Casal Boccone,Quarrata) more accessible, and the public service institutions (Agenzia delle Entrate or 'Revenue Services',Municipal Offices) in the more outlying areas. The shopping mall Porta Di Roma will be accessible with the bus numbers 341, 435, 80, 38 308
Furthermore, owing to the integration with railway stations,commuters will enjoy better connections:Fidene with the bus numbers 341, 93, 235, 336, 334, Nuovo Salario with the bus numbers 88,92, 335, Nomentana with the bus lines 82 and 84.
Environmental Benefits on the Urban Scale:
The subsequent environmental benefits on the new project will be;
Reduction by 1.5% of dust and
4500 tons of CO2, annually.
Time Saved: 9 million hours saved,annually, on commuting which in financial terms is worth €110 M.