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Examiner Local Editorial: Streetcars are D.C.'s 'Stumptown Slug'

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D.C. officials are finalizing plans to complete the much-ballyhooed H Street/Benning Road streetcar line by the end of this year. According to the District's website, the $50 million project will "link neighborhoods with a modern, convenient, and attractive transportation alternative." But each one of those claims is dubious. Streetcars are hardly modern. Fifty years after the city ripped...