What Happened to Los Angeles' Streetcars?
In 1920, 90% of all trips in the United States were made by rail; the nation had 1,200 electric streetcar and interurban railways with 44,000 miles of track and 15 billion annual passengers.
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#1 Feb 26, 2014
killed by cars
#3 Feb 26, 2014
Some Illegal Stole them all & took Them To the Scrap yard for 50 cents a 100lb!!
#4 Feb 27, 2014
GM destroyed the industry. They needed to sell their buses to American municipalities!
#5 Mar 12, 2014
it was not just GM.. it was firestone and standard oil also.
its ok.. they can fix it.. it will be bigger, faster.. more expensive than ever..
and hopefully graphitti proof
and is the #1 reason to not let illegals have drivers licenses..
#6 Mar 13, 2014
Good riddance. Who wants streetcars are the street blocking traffic.
Cars are great and represent freedom!
#7 Mar 14, 2014
Stuff it anglo clown!! Amigos need to drive!!!
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