light rail

Artist Rendering

How Far Should Detroit Light Rail Project Extend?

The head of the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation says he supports the idea of extending a light rail system planned for Detroit beyond 8 Mile Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

Artist rendering for Woodward Light Rail project.

Woodward Rail To Break Ground This Year

After years of talking, is a light rail system on Woodward Avenue in Detroit about to become a reality?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

Artist rendering for Woodward Light Rail project.

City Council To Discuss Woodward Light Rail Project

Light rail has been talked about for years in Detroit, but Wednesday afternoon the issue goes before the City Council.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2011

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Neighborhood Meeting Set On Detroit Rail Project

Details of a proposed light rail project along Woodward Avenue in Detroit will be presented during a neighborhood meeting at a church along the planned route.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011


Opportunity To Voice Opinion on Light Rail Project

Folks had the opportunity to voice their opinions about the Woodward Avenue Light Rail Transit Project on Saturday, during one of two different sessions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2011


First Phase of Woodward Ave. Light Rail Project Funded

Michigan and Detroit officials have signed a deal for spending $25 million on a 3.4-mile, 12-station light rail line between the city’s downtown and Grand Boulevard in the New Center business district.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2011

Woodward Light Rail Plans Move Forward

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced Monday that the federal government is expected to conduct an environmental impact study before construction can begin on a $450 to $500 million Woodward Avenue light rail.


More Money For Detroit Light Rail

The Detroit public relations firm Berg Muirhead has issued invitations to an appearance in Detroit by U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood next week. According to area media reports and posts on area Internet forums, he’ll […]