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Harry Stilson Goes to the Library

Education and self-improvement were valued by my great-grandparents, Harris & Mary Stilson. Both were teachers in Michigan. Harry actually used schooling as an inducement to marriage. 746 more words


Thoughts on public transportation.

My recent train trek to Tampa, coupled with the absolutely shitty nature of driving ANYWHERE in Miami, has gotten me thinking about transportation. We live in an overwhelming car culture in America. 1,089 more words


Streetcars are running! Exactly what riders desire!

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Construction work on St. Charles Avenue put the streetcars out of full service for months. But on Sunday, they are officially back to their normal route and… 240 more words

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Streetcars of San Francisco

I can’t see the appeal with the cable cars in San Francisco, but I love these heritage streetcars that run around the city.

Compared with the super crowded cable cars, on these streetcars you can often find a seat and the price can’t be beat at only $US2.25 for an adult to ride.   44 more words


Transportation | BERA at night

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Parked yet illuminated trolleys pose for me at Shore Line Trolley Museum in Branford CT on 08-22-15

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Public Transportation and Me

My experiences with public transportation began when I was growing up in New Orleans and have shaped my ideas about what a well-run transit system should look like. 1,221 more words

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