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Oklahoma City, OK

Plans for a Modern Streetcar

The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority sponsored a study showing the potential benefits of a downtown streetcar system. The resulting route is 4.6-miles linking Midtown and Bricktown via a loop through the central business district. Streetcars will run on batteries, or "off-wire," to cross under the BNSF Railway viaduct as they enter and leave Bricktown. One goal is to extend off-wire capability to more parts of the route.

The following news notes describe the planning and construction:

 

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