Why We Care

We care about the streetcar because we care about Omaha. The truth is, Omaha would be fine without a streetcar.

Fine isn’t good enough for us.

 

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The Social Aspect of Public Transportation

E-Blast Recap
November 15, 2018

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Why I Support the Streetcar, Episode 3

E-Blast Recap
November 8, 2018

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We’re One-Year-Old!

E-Blast Recap
November 1, 2018

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Welcome Aboard, Erie, Penn.!

E-Blast Recap
October 26, 2018

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The More You Know, the More You Want to Know

E-Blast Recap
October 18, 2018

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Take It from a Nobel Prize Winner…

E-Blast Recap
October 11, 2018

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Two New Streetcars Start Running This Year

E-Blast Recap
October 5, 2018

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Why I Support the Streetcar, Episode 2

E-Blast Recap
September 27, 2018

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Why I Support the Streetcar

E-Blast Recap
September 20, 2018

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One Piece of the Transportation Puzzle

E-Blast Recap
September 13, 2018

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Back to Work

E-Blast Recap
September 6, 2018

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Los Angeles Approves Streetcar Funding Plan

E-Blast Recap
August 23, 2018

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Tucson’s Streetcar Celebrates 4 Years

E-Blast Recap
August 16, 2018

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3 Big Reasons Why Omaha Needs a Streetcar

E-Blast Recap
August 9, 2018

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Spreading Too Thin

E-Blast Recap
July 18, 2018

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Kansas City Here We Come

E-Blast Recap
July 5, 2018

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Streetcars and Autonomous Shuttles

E-Blast Recap
June 28, 2018

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Ozone and the Big O

E-Blast Recap
June 21, 2018

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Omaha’s in the Big Leagues

E-Blast Recap
June 14, 2018

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It’s All About People

E-Blast Recap
June 7, 2018

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Free Bird

E-Blast Recap
June 1, 2018

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A City Built On Cars Embraces a Streetcar

E-Blast Recap
May 25, 2018

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The Cure for Congestion

E-Blast Recap
May 10, 2018

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The Cost of Cars

E-Blast Recap
April 27, 2018

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Why Economic Development Matters

E-Blast Recap
April 20, 2018

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We Love Cars

E-Blast Recap
April 13, 2018

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Toronto Streetcar Offers Lessons

E-Blast Recap
March 30, 2018

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The National Spotlight

E-Blast Recap
March 23, 2018

Testimonial

“There is no need for a city-wide tax increase to complete the project.”

Mike Moylan
President, Shamrock Development

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We Can Fix Our Streets AND Build a Streetcar

E-Blast Recap
March 16, 2018

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ACE Report Released: Modern Streetcar Advocates Excited for Next Step

Press Release
March 9, 2018

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It’s Streetcar Weather

E-Blast Recap
March 9, 2018

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Omaha streetcar study expected to be complete next week

Omaha World-Herald
March 3, 2018

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Investing in Transportation

E-Blast Recap
March 2, 2018

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Potentially Serving 45,000+ Workers

E-Blast Recap
February 23, 2018

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Omaha Chamber finances 5-year, $35 million economic development plan

Omaha World-Herald
February 21, 2018

Testimonial

Where to Move My 110-Year-Old Company

Todd Murphy, CEO
Universal Information Services

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What is Old is New

E-Blast Recap
February 16, 2018

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A look into the proposed Omaha streetcar

Omaha Intercept
February 14, 2018

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Advocate likens Omaha streetcar push to CenturyLink Center: At the time, many thought it was a bad idea

Omaha World-Herald
February 14, 2018

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Streetcars = Fewer Cars on the Road

E-Blast Recap
February 9, 2018

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Let’s Be a Transit-Friendly Town

E-Blast Recap
February 3, 2018

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Group will discuss Omaha streetcar

KMTV
January 18, 2017

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Foot Traffic

E-Blast Recap
January 12, 2018

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We’re #11!

E-Blast Recap
January 5, 2018

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Omaha transportation’s future: Planners envision widened Interstates, expanded public transit

Omaha World-Herald
January 3, 2018

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Omaha Streetcar: Who would use it?

KMTV
December 11, 2017

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Kansas City’s streetcar, which began service in 2016, is considered a success. Could it work in Omaha?

Omaha World-Herald
December 10, 2017

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The Experts Have Spoken

E-Blast Recap
November 16, 2107

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The Omaha Chamber’s 2040 plan shares common goal with Modern Streetcar Advocates

MorningSky Media
November 15, 2017

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Chamber offers five-year plan for getting Omaha to ‘preferred future’

Omaha World-Herald
November 15, 2017

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Urban planners say streetcar could encourage economic development, revitalize downtown Omaha

Omaha World-Herald
November 15, 2017

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City and streetcar advocates discuss plans with public

KPTM
November 14, 2017

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Streetcar supporters meet to discuss proposal

WOWT
November 14, 2017

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Streetcar advocates to host presentation Tuesday

KMTV
November 14, 2017

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Parking ‘Problem’ is Part of Urban Solution

Omaha World-Herald
November 13, 2017

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Young Professionals look to future in ‘State of our City’

KMTV
November 9, 2017

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Modern Streetcar Advocates launches effort to build public support for an Omaha streetcar

MorningSky Media
November 6, 2017

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Pro-streetcar group starts information campaign

KMTV
November 1, 2017

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New group launches effort to bring streetcar to Omaha

KETV
November 1, 2017

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Omaha streetcar conversation picking up steam

KPTM
November 1, 2017

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Developers make new pitch for Omaha streetcar

KETV
November 1, 2017

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Advocates for streetcar connecting midtown and downtown give project a new push

Omaha World-Herald
November 1, 2017

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Introducing Modern Streetcar Advocates

Modern Streetcar Advocates Press Release
November 1, 2017

Testimonial

“Streetcars can play a role in the broader transportation network of Omaha.”

Daniel Lawse
Metro Board Chair

Testimonial

Connect, Think Small, Restore/Repurpose

Kristine Gerber
Executive Director, Restoration Exchange Omaha

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KC Streetcar Project Receives Global Light Rail Award

RideKC Streetcar
October 24, 2017

Testimonial

“The streetcar is an opportunity to start bridging gaps in our community.”

Dawaune Hayes
Young Professional

Testimonial

“When people move, people mix.”

Steve Gordon, Jr.
RDQLUS CREATIVE

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Kansas City Downtown Streetcar Named a 2017 Public Works Project of the Year

American Public Works Association
October 11, 2017

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Oklahoma City Mayor tours Blackstone with city planners

WOWT
October 4, 2017

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Getting there is half the fun: Mass transit helps entertainment districts thrive

Building Design & Construction
September 25, 2017

Testimonial

“Transit benefits people, quality of life, the environment and the economy.”

Jeff Kutash
Executive Director, Peter Kiewit Foundation

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ORBT Has Arrived. Welcome Aboard.

Metro
August Press Release

Testimonial

“The streetcar is an important step toward an expanded regional transportation system.”

Greg Youell
Executive Director, MAPA

Testimonial

“Investments like a modern streetcar can reshape urban corridors…”

Michael Helgerson
MAPA

Testimonial

What other cities are saying…

QLINE
Detroit

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Innovation in Sustainability Award-Winner Transforms Kansas City

American Society of Civil Engineers
July 27, 2017

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The Success of the Kansas City Streetcar

Rhythm Engineering
July 20, 2017

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Salt Lake City S-Line Ridership Continues to Rise

UTA
May 30, 2017

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Kansas City Chamber president says streetcar sparked downtown economic development

Omaha World-Herald
March 24, 2017

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Streetcar chatter continues

KMTV
March 23, 2017

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Momentum grows for Omaha streetcar; K.C. already has one. What can we learn from them?

WOWT
March 23, 2017

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