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Old Streetcar, Rome

This is a vintage streetcar at the Piazza del Risorgimento, waiting for a driver shift change. You’d take this streetcar to get to the Vatican, depending on where you’re coming from. 356 more words


WhatWorks: The $37 Million Streetcar - POLITICO Magazine

What Works
The View From a $37 Million Streetcar
Visions of race, poverty and politics in the ‘two Charlottes.’
By Michael Graff
November 20, 2015… 69 more words


Brookville to Build Milwaukee Streetcars

Brookville Equipment Company will build four streetcars for the Milwaukee streetcar system.

The cars will be built in Brookville, Pennsylvania. Each will be 67 feet in length, have a capacity of 150 and have two doors per side.They will also be equipped to provide access for wheelchairs and bicycles. 81 more words

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1st Streetcar Arrives by Truck in Cincinnati

The first streetcar for the Cincinnati streetcar line arrived in the Queen City last week by truck.

The car was built by CAF USA in Elmira Heights, New York.  59 more words

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Chris Selley: TTC votes to shake fist at Bombardier over streetcar delays


The TTC board voted unanimously on Wednesday, in essence, to shake its collective fist at Bombardier in hopes of scaring some new streetcars out of its dysfunctional plant in Thunder Bay. 642 more words


TTC board votes unanimously to sue Bombardier for streetcar delays

TORONTO – The TTC board has voted unanimously to pursue legal action against Bombardier after a slew of missed deadlines on new streetcar deliveries.

TTC chair Josh Colle spoke with media after the vote saying the priority for him and all commissioners is to get streetcars on the road. 437 more words


Dallas Consolidated Electric Street Railway Co. Ad -- 1902

by Paula Bosse

Why bother with a horse and buggy when you can take the streetcar?

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D.C.E. St. Ry. Co. ad from the 1902 city directory. 10 more words

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