Westerly to Woonsocket in 10 minutes

In Transportation by Jef Nickerson1 Comment

Rhode Island needs one of these:

This video is from France2 Television [Story in French] and shows the TGV train reaching a new world speed record of 574.8 km/h (fast enough to connect any two points in Rhode Island in under the all important 15 minute threshold).

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Jef Nickerson


Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.


  1. The Rhode Island Department of Transportation, Public Transit Authority & Worcester Railroad should get https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrffbU8o7NE. for Woonsocket-Westerly Service, Woonsocket-Wickford Junction Service & Woonsocket Quonset Point Service.

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