STREETCAR AWARDED $30 MILLION IN FUNDS FROM CA STATE TRANSPORTATION AGENCY
August 29th, 2016 by sage
The California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) announced the selection of the Downtown/Riverfront Streetcar for $30 million in funds from the Transit and Intercity Rail Capital Program to advance the planning and construction of the streetcar.
The capital work to be funded under the grant include:
- construction of the initial 3.3-mile loop (6.24 track miles) of the Downtown/Riverfront Streetcar;
- construction of 19 streetcar stops on the expanded streetcar route; and
purchase of six streetcar vehicles.
- View more information on the California State Transportation Agency’s or Sacramento Area Council of Government’s website.