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Transfer of subway from state to city causes chaos in Buenos Aires

Is the transfer of rail from Federal Government to City always a good idea? Buenos Aires’ subway, Subte, closes for a week amid disputes between two spheres of government.

#TransportMonth from Buenos Aires: Time warp on the Buenos Aires metro!

by Alistair Mackay

There is a line in the Buenos Aires metro (called the “Subte”, short for subterráneo) that still uses the original carriages from when the Subte was built in 1913. (It was the first metro in Latin America and in the Southern Hemisphere). You could easily miss them, because that line also has the […]