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Streetcars could be resurrected in Minneapolis

 
Streetcars could be resurrected in Minneapolis
Posted June 18th, 2013 @ 8:53am by Fox 9 News

An old form of transportation may soon be brought back into the future if the Minneapolis City Council votes to redirect millions in property taxes to build a streetcar line along Nicollet and Central avenues.

On Tuesday, city leaders and members of the public will have an opportunity to weigh in on the issue. If approved, the streetcar project will be set in motion -- but critics want to make sure taxpayers don't' end up getting taken for a ride.

Taking a trip on the antique street car near Lake Harriet is like taking a step back in time.

Read more: Fox 9 News

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