Ben wrote: > Actually, many public transportation agencies are technically > non-government. For example, DART, here in Dallas, is an independent > organization that the City of Dallas (and something like 12 suburbs) > subcontract their public transportation needs to (and receive part of the > associated profits). 's what I wondered. In the UK, there's an interesting mix of directly controlled transport agencies, subcontracted agencies and private agencies, all competing. Cheers Martin > At 10:14 PM 10/23/2002, you wrote: > >MARTA - Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority. Yes, its guvmint..