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Obama's Not the Only Democrat Hearing Voices

He may not even be the first. Earlier this year the Democrat elite that runs Arlington County, VA (a DC suburb) heard the voices of all the voters too lazy to participate in a special election for the board. 98 more words


Light Rail, Buses, Streetcars, and Bottlenecks

I have one of those nice tall, skinny oil dispensers.  Works great.  Regulates distribution into a pan or onto caprese salad.  Filling it is another issue entirely.   552 more words

On Transportation

Can We Please Stop Building New "Heritage Streetcars"?

Our cities used to be filled with streetcars.  Thousands upon thousands of miles of tracks lined city streets, transporting workers from homes to jobs.  Then they were all ripped up.   484 more words

On Transportation

Czech Firm Will Build Detroit Streetcars

Inkeon Group has been awarded a $30 million contract supply the cars to be used on the Detroit street car line that is currently under construction. 373 more words

Other News

Crossing the Trinity River Viaduct -- 1946

Streetcar on the Trinity River Viaduct (click for larger image)

by Paula Bosse

A few days ago I posted a photograph of a streetcar pulling into Oak Cliff, having just crossed the Trinity River Viaduct (link below). 260 more words

Historic Dallas