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Missing link Nijmegen-Kleve. Missing Links - regional trans-border rail connections European Parliament, 25th January 2012.

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1 Missing link Nijmegen-Kleve

2 Missing Links - regional trans-border rail connections European Parliament, 25th January 2012

3 9 July, 2014 Presentatie GroenLinks Facts (location) Situated between two active railway lines – Zevenaar-Emmerich (only ICE connection) – Venlo-Kaldenkirchen (RE connection) – Nijmegen-Kleve (bus connection, 55 min for 26,5 km)

4 9 July, 2014 Presentatie GroenLinks Facts (inhabitants) Nijmegen: Groesbeek: Kranenburg Kleve

5 9 July, 2014 Presentatie GroenLinks Importance for Nijmegen Tourism: german shoppers 1400 German university students (7,7%) Railway Station Nijmegen Heyendael is also on the line Nijmegen-Kleve – Bus and train to this station are often overcrowded

6 9 July, 2014 Presentatie GroenLinks Solution: tram! Part of a larger tram network Among others: tram on bus lane to university Nijmegen: let the tram go all the way to Kleve

7 9 July, 2014 Presentatie GroenLinks However Realisation of tram by no means certain – In the best case scenario not before 2017 Train much quicker to realise (two years) – But, mistakes were made with the bus lane in Nijmegen – Recenlty, an elevator was built on the old tracks at Nijmegen Heyendael Nijmegen wants a tram, Kleve wants a train, Groesbeek wants a status quo

8 Syntropher report Syntropher: European project to improve the accessibility of region close to the national borders Report: comparison between tram, train and tram-train – Conclusions open for multiple interpretations – Conclusion of Nijmegen: tram is the best option


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