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underpass

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an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)

an underground tunnel or passage enabling pedestrians to cross a road or railway

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He pointed out that the nation has no option except to build subways, "considering that we can no longer widen our roads.
Zhu added that CCECC has numerous subways and light railway projects in Africa and the Middle East, but the company is now gearing toward Asia for future growth.
The two subways are, therefore, a long overdue response to the clamor for a faster and more efficient mass transport system.
Lake Otis is the first in Alaska with the Fresh Forward look, but soon other Subways in Anchorage will feature the new design.
In the first five months of last year, four accidents occurred in Seoul subways, but only one accident happened during the remainder of the year following the merger.
Cuomo controls the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the public agency that runs the subways. His transportation spokesman, Peter Ajemian, said, "The Governor has taken aggressive action to fix the subways."
However, its subways tell a completely different story.
Summary: Subways on Al Wahda Street won't be shut as maintenance work is carried out.
Mona Freeman, first 'Miss Subways' and Longtime Actress, Dies at 87 Freeman, whose screen career lasted from 1940s-1970s, died in her Beverly Hills home
A PIONEERING scheme to make subways safer is being investigated in a joint move by the Coventry Telegraph and city centre managers.
The site has active subways on all sides and a busy subway station extends into it, as a result the design and construction of the foundations for the Tower presented multiple challenges that required a collaborative approach between the engineers and the foundation contractor on the project.
Two excellent guides to New York's subway history offer very different approaches and insights into the building of the subways.
To prevent Hawaii Subways from being cannibalized, Davenport will offer existing franchisees a chance to purchase outlets opening near them.
Buses and subways run every few minutes until 1:00 A.m.