Detroit Breaks Ground on Electric Streetcar This Month

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It's been 60 years since Detroit had streetcars. Part of the revitalization of the city, construction will break ground on a new line this month along Woodward Avenue. The 3.3-mile track will have 12 stops from downtown north to the New Center district. It is scheduled to open in 2016.

Detroit’s Desire Is Streetcar in City's Bid for Revival by Rail | Bloomberg

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