It’s back to the future for streetcars in Dallas. On Monday Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and the City of Dallas unveiled the 21st century version of streetcars that it will introduce to the streets of Dallas in April.
Fort Worth has put the brakes on a proposed $88 million streetcar line.
Standing on the corner of 7th St. and Throckmorton Ave. Wednesday afternoon, Mayor Mike Moncrief presented onlookers with what he hopes will eventually shuttle residents around the city: A modern streetcar.
The strings attached to millions in federal money may derail any plans for a streetcar system in downtown Fort Worth.