Just a collection of my thoughts or links to other thoughts on architecture and design.

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Streetcars in the urban future

In many American cities, public transportation infrastructure has been neglected for a long time in favor of other services, or where that is not incentive enough, for economic drivers like civic centers and ballparks. It seems things might be changing as many smaller cities in the US are reconsidering the streetcar, largely resigned to nostalgia and tourist gimics for the past sixty years. NYT


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