Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > NOLA
Shop Horizontal

Feds award city $45M for Loyola streetcar loop

this is a discussion within the NOLA Community Forum; The U.S. Department of Transportation announced today the city of New Orleans will receive a $45 million grant to build a streetcar loop on Loyola Avenue from Canal Street to the Union Passenger Terminal. The project was one of 51 ...

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-17-2010, 04:25 PM   #1
+Mod
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Between 504 & 813
Posts: 1,972
Blog Entries: 4
Feds award city $45M for Loyola streetcar loop

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced today the city of New Orleans will receive a $45 million grant to build a streetcar loop on Loyola Avenue from Canal Street to the Union Passenger Terminal.

The project was one of 51 announced in the awarding of $1.5 billion in Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery, or TIGER, grants. The New Orleans streetcar project received the 11th largest TIGER grant, with the Crescent Corridor Intermodal Freight Rail Project in Tennessee and Alabama at the top of the list at $105 million.

Full story.
Feds award city $45M for Loyola streetcar loop
Saintswrath is offline  
Latest Blogs
Is this Manning's last Hurrah? Last Blog: 04-16-2014 By: SmashMouth


Landry over Beckham Jr. Last Blog: 04-12-2014 By: joker-saint


Saints Free Agency 2014 Last Blog: 03-11-2014 By: SmashMouth


Closed Thread

Tags
loyola avenue, mississippi state port authority, new orleans central business district, new orleans city hall, new orleans streetcar, regional transit authority, tiger grants, transportation investment generating economic recovery, union passenger terminal

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:32 AM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts