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Commuter rail cars between Ann Arbor and Detroit slated for test runs starting Monday

There are 4 comments on the Ann story from Nov 9, 2012, titled Commuter rail cars between Ann Arbor and Detroit slated for test runs starting Monday. In it, Ann reports that:

Ann Arbor officials are welcoming the news that commuter rail cars between Ann Arbor and Detroit are slated for testing starting Monday.

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Livonia, MI

#1 Nov 10, 2012
Over $300K just to refurbish each car. That doesn't cover the engines or other infrastructure. The cost per passenger mile has to be incredible. Would you rather buy people a car or pay for a cab? No. So we do this and it looks good on paper to have a transportation system.

Los Angeles, CA

#3 Nov 10, 2012
Shyteak Niespodziewany wrote:
yo yo yo,me ans mah crew likes de idea of being able to go to ann arbor, loot, den rides back home.
lot of de local keeds wants to shoot up dem trains ans de-rail dem ans burn an tip dems over.
yo crew consists of you and your cat plus the crickets in the basement.

Rincon, GA

#4 Nov 10, 2012
Mini cars are here that's all anyone needs...

Livonia, MI

#5 Nov 11, 2012
Burgydean wrote:
Mini cars are here that's all anyone needs...
Maybe we can score a Sandy flood car. I thought it was strange that Trumbull and Boulevard Towing from Detroit was sending five flatbeds and drivers to help tow vehicles from the hurricane area. What would prompt such benevolence from a company suspected of corruption? Turns out that they will be able to KEEP what they tow. So they will probably pick up new or newer vehicles. They stand to make a large profit.

Wish I had a free flood car to rehab.

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