St. Charles Avenue streetcars win federal stimulus cash
For some light relief, I'm pleased to announce the streetcars in New Orleans will get Federal Stimulus cash.
If you live in Uptown New Orleans, part of the $787 billion federal economic stimulus package is coming soon to a streetcar line near you.
The Times-Picayune archive
The U.S. Transportation Department announced Friday that the Regional Transit Authority will get $2.4 million in federal stimulus money to improve the St. Charles Avenue line.
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