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Is Connecticut Ready for a Streetcar Revival?

Oct 14th, 2014 | By
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Streetcars have been pitched in some locations before — namely, New Haven and Stamford. In 2012, a proposal to create a install a streetcar system reportedly went “down in flames” after an attempt to fund a local study.



Streetcar Campaign Revs Back Up

Feb 7th, 2012 | By

New Haven should take a second look at developing running streetcars from and to Union Station, in the view of one visiting transportation expert. That expert, Norman Garrick, made the pitch at a spirited meeting of the New Haven Urban Design League that drew 50 people to the community room of the New Haven Free Public Library last Thursday evening. The New Haven Independent reports.