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New York, NY

Streetcar Proposals

The oft proposed concept of building a streetcar line on Manhattan's 42nd Street periodically finds some private support, but has never been adopted by the transit agency and government.

Also in New York various proposals have been discussed for bringing streetcars back to the Borough of Brooklyn. Most recently, Mayor Bill de Blasio has proposed a line that would follow along the East River in Brooklyn and Queens, a 16-mile scenic ride.

The following news notes describe the planning:

 

 

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