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Are You HUNGARY For Streetcars? CZECH out this CERA Program!

  • Friday, February 26, 2016
  • 7:00 PM
  • University Center Lake Room Conference Center 525 S. State Street, Chicago, IL

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February at CERA

Are You HUNGARY
For Streetcars?
CZECH out this CERA Program!

Presented by
Raymond DeGroote and Bruce Moffat

Friday February 26, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.

University Center

Lake Room Conference Center

525 S. State Street, Chicago, IL

(Located between Congress Parkway and Harrison St.)

The Conference Center is located on the second floor. After entering the lobby, go through the glass doors on your left for stair and elevator access to the area. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

Please forgive our play on words, but two of the world’s largest streetcar systems in terms of passengers carried are located in Budapest, Hungary and Prague, Czech Republic. Both of these cities and several smaller cities in each country were visited by Dick Aaron, Bruce Moffat, Walter Keevil, and Ray DeGroote last April. They brought back a variety of pictures including the most modern cars, regular cars, ancient historic vehicles, a cog railway, and Europe’s first electric underground railway.

Bruce and Ray will present a PowerPoint program which will feature these views and more from these two fascinating countries which are rapidly joining the modern era. And you probably will get a language lesson along the way. Don’t miss this program!



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