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Light Rail Crews To Install Track Around Campus Martius

Officials say work laying the track around the park is expected to start Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.


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Woodward To Shut Down In July For Detroit Light Rail Construction

A timeline has been set for construction on Detroit’s $140 million light rail project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

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Detroit Light Rail Project Faces $12 Million Shortfall

A failure to win further federal support could require a redesign of the 3.3-mile project and a scaling back of some elements.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

(C) M-1 Board Chairman Roger Penske speaks before Detroit City Council. (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

M-1 Light Rail Project Set To Break Ground In Spring

M-1 Board Chairman Roger Penske and CEO Matt Cullen gave members of the Detroit City Council an update at the session Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

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Below-Ground Work Starts On Detroit Light Rail

Below-ground utility relocation is underway on a 3.3-mile light rail system that will run from Detroit’s downtown riverfront to the city’s New Center area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

Detroit Bets On Uncertainty Of Woodward Rail, New Arena

It may be too broke to pay its bills or even respond to 911 calls on time, but Detroit is still thinking big.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2013

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Feds Approve $140M Woodward Light Rail Project

The U.S. Department of Transportation has given final clearance to developers of a privately managed Detroit streetcar line.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2013

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Detroit Gets $25M In Federal Funding For Woodward Light Rail

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood said it’s “a day of celebration for the city.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2013

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Snyder, LaHood To Announce $25M For Woodward Light Rail

Officials later this week are expected to make an announcement about a trainload of federal money heading to Detroit for the Woodward Light Rail project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013