Posts tagged with "streetcar"

Atlanta streetcar begins service

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 30, 2014

After months of delays and cost overruns, the Atlanta Streetcar will begin serving passengers today, Dec. 30. The Atlanta Streetcar will run a 2.7 mile loop that runs from Centennial Olympic Park to the Martin Luther King Jr. Historic Site. Service will be free for the first three months, according to a statement from Mayor […]

UPDATE – Streetcar will open Dec. 30

Posted by Decaturish.com December 22, 2014

This story has been updated.  By Kim Hutcherson, contributor Atlanta’s Mayor says the long-promised streetcar will be open for riders by the end of the year. On Mayor Kasim Reed has said the service will begin by Dec. 31. On Tuesday, Dec. 23, Reed announced that the streetcar will begin operations on Dec. 30, according to […]

What’s fare? – Atlanta proposes rates for streetcar

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 25, 2014

The city of Atlanta is asking residents to weigh in on the proposed fees to ride the city’s forthcoming streetcar, a 2.7 mile east-to-west loop that will connect tourist hot spots in the city’s downtown. Neighborhood Planning Unit – O, which represents Kirkwood, East Lake and Edgewood residents, gave the rate structure the thumbs up […]

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