Federal funds for Portland Streetcar Loop

United Streetcar is building light rail vehicles in partnership with Skoda Transportation.

USA: The Department of Transportation has awarded a total of $75m to the Portland Streetcar Loop. This includes $30m from the FTA 's Small Starts programme, and $45m earmarked in the 2009 Omnibus Appropriations bill signed by President Obama in March. Another $72m will come from local and state lottery ...

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