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Henry Cisneros: ConnectSA has $1.3B plan to improve local transportation

Henry Cisneros: ConnectSA has $1.3B plan to improve local transportation | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
The former mayor said this is no "shoot-for-the-moon" strategy, but a path to preventing economic gridlock.
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Transportation San Antonio - and, don't get me wrong, we need something - but check the next post - circa Chicago 1950 ish - and it was called The Green Hornet (some similarity?)

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Chicago's "Green Hornet" Livery Coming to the F-line

Chicago's "Green Hornet" Livery Coming to the F-line | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
When Muni created its F-line PCC streetcar fleet in the early 1990s, they decided to paint the streamliner streetcars in the liveries (paint schemes) of some of the 30 North American cities that once operated this great streetcar design. Storage limitations at the time restricted the “palette” of colors they could use to eight.  That meant choices had to be made. Everyone wanted a streetcar to pay homage to Chicago, because the Windy City had one of the largest PCC… — Read More
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back in the day....

(more pictures)  https://www.google.com/search?sa=X&rlz=1C1GCEA_enUS869US869&sxsrf=ACYBGNQsP-ya-ZT0FY0AwQz0j6Fhl-j06g:1579839242882&q=chicago+green+hornet+streetcar&tbm=isch&source=univ&ved=2ahUKEwjc6_7mr5vnAhXBna0KHa7OCkoQsAR6BAgJEAE&biw=1294&bih=544

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