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In Mexico we occupy streets in a very particular manner—it may seem chaotic, but it is actually very complex and organized.

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Tag Archives: Streetcars

April 21, 2013
Best Route for Sugarhouse Extension
Salt Lake Tribune

We broke ground one year ago to construct the first phase of a modern streetcar that will connect the Sugar House business district with the main TRAX line at 2100 South.

Arlington Streetcars Fail the Cost-Benefit Test
Washington Post

Good government requires decisions based on the best and most current information. Now would be a good time for Arlington to pause and reconsider the costs and benefits of streetcars on Columbia Pike based on new information.

April 18, 2013
Streetcar Costs Go Up, Still Has Mayor’s Support
Cincinnati Business Journal

The city’s top two elected officials said they still support the streetcar project in the wake of City Manager Milton Dohoney’s letter on Tuesday saying that the first phase of the project would need $15 million to $17 million more in order to be completed.

April 11, 2013
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April 7, 2013
Downtown Property Owners Assessed for Streetcar
Sun Sentinel

The Wave won’t be a free ride for downtown business owners and residents. It’ll cost them even if they never set foot on one of the electric streetcars anticipated to start operating in 2016.

The Tramway Revival in France
Half Mile Circles

A 2012 report on the return of tramways to France by the Ministry for Ecology, Stustainable Development and Energy has been added to the Research Center best practices database.

How Will Dallas Pay for Streetcar Upkeep?
Dallas Morning News

In January the North Central Texas Council of Governments’ Regional Transportation Council reallocated nearly $31 million in Love Field rail-connector dollars to Dallas’ under-construction streetcar project

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