July 17, 2013
Whether the Buy America-compliant streetcars will be on-wire or off-wire is still being explored.
August 22, 2012
May be just weeks away. Lawmakers are still debating the creation of a regional transit authority, which would also operate a light rail line in Detroit.
June 27, 2012
Part of the U.S. DOT's requirement for up to $25 million in capital funding is that it wants a list of potential operators for the system.
June 6, 2012
DOT Secretary Ray LaHood asked Mayor Dave Bing, Gov. Rick Snyder and members of the private M-1 Rail group about Detroit’s 3.3-mile, $137 million rail line project costs and who would eventually run it.
January 9, 2012
Despite a recent reallocation of a grant to bus rapid transit, the city may receive additional funding for the project.
December 15, 2011
The minimum estimated costs for the light rail project reached $550 million, with no guarantees for operating funding.
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