The Dispatch Publishes a "Streetcar FAQ"
The Dispatch wrote Streetcar FAQ
Sunday, May 25, 2008
BY ROBERT VITALE
Here are more questions than answers right now about the plan to bring streetcars back to Columbus, even among the people pitching the idea.
After the City Council balked earlier this month at approving $2 million to design a system its members haven’t yet approved, Mayor Michael B. Coleman acknowledged “Our public needs more information.”
A funding proposal, he has said, is ” a financial scenario, not the financial scenario” — meaning it’s all subject to change. After two years of study by consultants and community members, here’s what we do know: