Los Angeles National Streetcar Workshop

Learn about streetcars from experts. Cost $75 dolloars.
For more information visit www.reconnectingamerica.org

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Street Smart: Street Cars and Cities in the 21st Century

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oin the national nonprofit Reconnecting America and the Seaside Institute, the American Public Transportation Association, the national Community Streetcar Coalition, the City of Los Angeles, and other sponsors for:  A WORKSHOP ABOUT STREETCARS based on the award-winning book STREET SMART: STREETCARS AND CITIES IN THE 21st CENTURY THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2008, 8:00 a.m.-4 p.m. Orpheum […]
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Streetcar service could finally begin this year in Washington, DC. Trial runs are already taking place. And the debate about how people on bikes will navigate the tracks is already raging. Last week, the District Department of Transportation quietly proposed streetcar regulations that would ban bicycling within a streetcar guideway except to cross the street. Most immediately, […]
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To Speed Service, Seattle Looks to Separate Streetcars From Auto Traffic

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As streetcars make a comeback in cities across America, they are under scrutiny from transit advocates who complain about service quality. Atlanta’s new streetcar has produced disappointing ridership numbers, with sources reporting it’s not much faster than walking. And Yonah Freemark at the Transport Politic reports that after a fairly strong start, Seattle’s South Lake Union […]

Bring back Broadway Happy Hour

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Bringing Back Broadway is pleased to support LA Streetcar Inc and we hope you’ll join us to toast this important milestone in the Downtown Streetcar effort!  Los Angeles Streetcar Inc. is a non-profit coalition of downtown property owners, civic leaders and public officials.  LASI is being modeled after successful public-private/non-profit partnerships in Portland and Seattle — […]