Streetcars Showcase Tampa Concerts

Streetcars Showcase Tampa Concerts Streetcar Live is a new monthly concert series that’s growing in popularity in Tampa, Florida. The rolling concerts were born out of a partnership between the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority  and the Gasparilla Music Festival. Pictured: Streetcar riders enjoy the music of twin sisters Brittany and Brooke, who make up […]

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Detroit’s Project Gets $12.2 Million Grant

Earlier this week, officials learned that Detroit’s M-1 Rail streetcar project along Woodward Avenue was awarded an additional $12.2 million in funding from the federal government. The new funding comes from the Federal Transit Administration’s Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery program. It brings a welcome sigh of relief, since construction started on July 28th with […]

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“Art on DART” in Des Moines

Transit riders in the Des Moines area had the unexpected opportunity this summer to view the works of four area artists. Displayed as part of a pilot project called “Art on DART,” works on paper, sculpture, and paintings were showcased in gallery-like displays inside a Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority bus. While the bus […]

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More Electric Buses On American Roads?

We heard lots of buzz last month when electric automaker Elon Musk (Tesla) announced that he is willing to share his ideas so initiatives that address climate change can progress more quickly. He seems to think that the more electric vehicles out there, the better. Even if Tesla no longer has a monopoly. This is […]

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Historic Trolley Tour

If you’re visiting Port Huron this Summer, take time to enjoy Michigan’s finest tourist value! Our popular Trolley Tour offers an overview of local history aboard an old-time trolley vehicle for only ten cents! The tour includes a swing by various local points of interest, including museums, churches, beaches, the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, and other […]

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