EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Historical Transit Facilities - Twin Cities Metropolitan Area

Description
The Historical Transit Facilities layer contains streetcar, ferry and horsecar facilities dating back to about 1872. One shape and one corresponding record exists for each route segment. The point work was derived referencing the Functional Class Roads dataset from the Metropolitan Council. Attributes include facility name, type of facility, year opened and year closed. For information comparing the different transit GIS datasets distributed by the Met. Council, please see http://www.datafinder.org/metadata/transit_data_overview.pdf .
Publisher
Metropolitan Council
Year
2007
Held by
Minnesota