D.M. study to flesh out downtown tram...

D.M. study to flesh out downtown tram plan

There are 1 comment on the Des Moines Register story from Mar 12, 2008, titled D.M. study to flesh out downtown tram plan. In it, Des Moines Register reports that:

“It's not just about when are we going to do it, but how we're going to do it”

A downtown insurance company has pledged up to $250,000 to study the need for a public tram to connect the Western Gateway Park and the East Village neighborhood in Des Moines. via Des Moines Register

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Erin

Davenport, IA

#1 Apr 10, 2008
Des Moines should be considering a light rail system to bring more people into downtown from the outer areas of the metro. Not only would this lessent the need for parking downtown, it would increase the use of the Court Ave and East Village entertainment districts, and actually create a cultural hot-spot in DM.

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