New streetcar line opening

New streetcar line opening

The Portland Streetcar will open its new Central Loop line to the public this weekend.

The line...will connect to the streetcar’s current line (now titled the North/South line) in the Pearl District and will have stops in the Rose Quarter, Lloyd District, the Central Eastside Industrial District and OMSI.

The $148 million project is expected to improve transportation accessibility and spur development in certain areas of the city’s eastside, according to city officials.

Read more at The Daily Journal of Commerce.

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