Aerial view of Ann Arbor looking north.

Aerial view of Ann Arbor looking north.

Wednesday Oct 10 Read more: MLive.com

A passenger rail between Ann Arbor and Traverse City could generate $100 million in annual revenue by 2040, a new study says. the 240-mile-long service track could attract 1.5 million riders a year, according to the The Groundwork Center 's study, which was conducted by Transportation Economics & Management Systems, Inc. A train traveling at 60 mph would cost $151 million and could conduct 380,0000 existing trips by car along a route from Ann Arbor to Traverse City and Petoskey every year, the study says.

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