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While Milwaukee designs, Cincy stalls streetcar project

Cincinnati’s city council halted spending on a $133 million streetcar project Wednesday, citing concerns about the price tag despite already spending millions on construction that has been underway for months.

Ahead of vote, 2 PSC members say Milwaukee streetcar a public works project

The Wisconsin Public Service Commission did not rule Thursday on who would have to pay more than $50 million to move underground utility lines that lie in the path of a proposed streetcar in downtown Milwaukee.

Proposed Milwaukee streetcar project won’t be going to referendum

Milwaukee aldermen voted 11-3 Tuesday to reject holding a referendum on a proposed $64.6 million, 2.1-mile streetcar line in the city.

Alderman plans resolution to halt Milwaukee streetcar

A Milwaukee alderman plans to introduce a resolution that will put an end to the proposed $64.6 million streetcar project.

Milwaukee might tweak streetcar route

Milwaukee planners are exploring an alternative streetcar route that would make it cheaper to move utilities for the contentious $64.6 million project.

West Allis opposes Milwaukee streetcar project

The West Allis Common Council on Tuesday unanimously took a stand against the Milwaukee streetcar by voting in favor of a resolution opposing the project.

Milwaukee alderman urges mayor (for 3rd time) to scrap streetcar

Letter to the editor: Say no to streetcar

Editorial cartoon

Milwaukee streetcar project still on a roll (UPDATE)

Editorial cartoon

Milwaukee alderman pushes streetcar rent for utilities

Alderman urges pause on Milwaukee streetcar project

Streetcar opponents keep up the fight

Lawmaker wants Milwaukee to pay to move utilities in way of streetcar

Milwaukee streetcar running on schedule

ATC: Streetcar plan will force utility to move line infrastructure

Streetcar elicits strong emotions

Streetcar scoots through Milwaukee council vote (UPDATE)

Milwaukee streetcar desire debated

Milwaukee Alderman opposes streetcar

Milwaukee approves downtown streetcar planning (VIDEO)

Milwaukee rolls out streetcar plan (VIDEO)

Milwaukee losing bang for streetcar bucks

Streetcar project budget challenges Milwaukee planners

City’s streetcar desire prompts utility projects


GRAIN EXCHANGE: Milwaukee Alderman Robert Bauman calls PSC letter on streetcar partisan politics

The city of Milwaukee could be forced to pay millions of dollars for utility work related to a planned downtown streetcar project.

GRAIN EXCHANGE: Detroit People Mover offers cautionary tale for planned Milwaukee streetcar

Advocates of the $64.6-million, 2.1-mile streetcar project often defend the transit line by pointing out Milwaukee is an anomaly among big cities without some type of rail system available to residents and visitors.

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