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Streetcar a Breath of Fresh Air for Urban Commuters

Washington, DC, recently launched a new streetcar. In the first months after rebirth, ridership soared above expected ridership. WAMU.org news reports that ridership rapidly grew once the line opened. Almost 70,000 passengers rode DC’s five streetcars in June, according to DDOT figures. DDOT focuses on Kansas City as an example it is trying to follow. Open daily and free to ride, “After only around 3 months

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