Providence is moving forward with an altered – and slightly cheaper – version of its proposed streetcar line.
Providence receives $13mm of $39mm sought in federal TIGER grant.
City to prepare TIF to help Providence Streetcar compete for TIGER VI funding.
DMU train in Luxumbourg. Photo (cc) bindonlane Rhode Island’s commuter rail service as currently conceived may not be conducive to encouraging ridership. Distances between existing and proposed stations are too far. Much of the focus has been on extending the system further into low-density suburbs. For Rhode Island commuter rail to succeed, more needs to be done to take advantage …