First Hill Streetcar http://www.kplu.org en Seattle Mulls Reviving Downtown Streetcar In Hopes Of Easing Gridlock http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-mulls-reviving-downtown-streetcar-hopes-easing-gridlock <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/156316234&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>The Seattle City Council is scheduled to vote today on whether to bring back the downtown streetcar. &nbsp;</p><p>The <a href="http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/docs/download/LPAExhibitv9%204-20-2014.pdf" target="_blank">proposed line</a> would traverse First Avenue and link to the existing South Lake Union line and the First Hill line, which is slated to open later this year.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Monica Spain 17456 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle Mulls Reviving Downtown Streetcar In Hopes Of Easing Gridlock Local manufacturer will help build Seattle's second streetcar line http://www.kplu.org/post/local-manufacturer-will-help-build-seattles-second-streetcar-line <p>Seattle has selected a contractor to build its new fleet of streetcars. The city is gearing up to start construction of a route through First Hill.&nbsp;</p><p>Officials say it could be the beginning of many more streetcar possibilities.</p><p> Thu, 27 Oct 2011 00:40:29 +0000 Charla Bear 3006 at http://www.kplu.org Local manufacturer will help build Seattle's second streetcar line