Results tagged with 'Transportation'
Published Jan. 28, 2015
As the streetcar continues to be hotly debated, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports that MCTS launched four new bus routes this month in addition to two others that were started in August 2014. Of the six new routes, three are designed to connect central city residents with potential employment opportunities outside the city. The other three routes are intended to help shorten travel times and relieve overcrowding on the buses.
Published Jan. 21, 2015
Once a streetcar line (and having a slightly different route than the modern bus service), the Route 10 designation dates to the 1920s. In 1958, a Route 10 trolley was the last streetcar operating in Milwaukee. On Sunday, Jan. 18, the historic route number was retired, ending nearly a century of Milwaukee transit history.
Published Jan. 16, 2015
Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II will host a community informational meeting about the Milwaukee Streetcar project at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 20, at the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB), located at 2342 N. 27th St. Mayor Tom Barrett will be at the meeting and will provide an overview of the project.
Published Jan. 5, 2015
At 1 p.m. today at City Hall, Ald. Bob Donovan and Ald. Joe Davis, Sr. will hold a press conference announcing a citywide petition drive to force a binding referendum on funding the proposed Downtown streetcar plan.
Published Jan. 2, 2015
On Sunday, Jan. 18, the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS)will add three new bus routes, including two new MetroEXpress routes, in addition to a few route modifications.
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I've been looking everywhere and haven't found much info one way or another ... does anyone know of any bars/restaurants in the area (anywhere really) that offer a shuttle to the state fair?
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