Atlanta — Siemens Promotes to New Yorkers
Atlanta Magazine reports that the city's modern streetcar line which
opened at the end of 2014 was being promoted to New York tourists
in advertising paid for by Siemens which built the city's S70
streetcar models. The magazine's website posted a story on April 15th.
The ad, which began airing April 13 and was scheduled to run through April 26,
featured the happy crowds—among them mayor Kasim Reed—at the
streetcar’s debut in December, and promotes the #BeDowntown social
media campaign from Central Atlanta Progress.
Writer Rebecca Burns said: "After commuting by streetcar since
January, I’ve noticed something new. Before, I used to ride home in an
almost empty trolley, but in the past few weeks I’ve had to hunt for a