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Detroit's New Streetcar Line Now Open For Business

Sights and scenes from Detroit's new streetcar system: The QLine
May 16, 2017, 10am PDT | fieldafm
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After years of delay and anticipation, the country's latest streetcar line officially opened to the public in Detroit on May 12, 2017. Owned and operated by M-1 Rail, a nonprofit organization, the $182 million project was largely funded by a number of local businessmen and philanthropists, including the late Mike Ilitch (Little Caesars Pizza), Rip Rapson (Kresge Foundation), Roger Penske (Penske Corporation), and Dan Gilbert (Quicken Loans).

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Published on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in Modern Cities
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