Florida Monorail, Amendment 1 (2000)

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Florida Amendment 1, also known as the Florida Transportation Initiative, was on the November 7, 2000 election ballot in Florida. It passed, with 52.7% of voters in favor.

Text of the proposal

The language that appeared on the ballot:

To reduce traffic and increase travel alternatives, this amendment provides for development of a high speed monorail, fixed guideway or magnetic levitation system linking Florida's five largest urban areas and providing for access to existing air and ground transportation facilities and services by directing the state and/or state authorized private entity to implement the financing, acquisition of right-of-way, design, construction and operation of the system, with construction beginning by November 1, 2003.

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