TITLE

If You Build It, They Will Come

AUTHOR(S)
DEPILLIS, LYDIA
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Architect;May2012, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the move of some cities across the U.S. to bring back and rebuild streetcar lines. Topics include the plan of Washington, D.C. to build a 37-mile network to fill the gaps that were left by the Metrorail system, the prohibitions of a federal law on visual clutter of any overhead wires in downtown areas, and the need for overhead electrification to run streetcars. INSET: DUPONT UNDERGROUND.
ACCESSION #
75497619

 

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