First-car passengers had a brief glimpse through
the front window of this train waiting at Meadowview before the
operator came on board and readied things for the inbound movement.
The Union Pacific line parallels light rail to the right.
Massive electric poles tower over the much more modest overhead wiring
for light rail. The right of way still looks
quite new; service had begun just a few months before this September
morning in 2004.