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On the rails? D.C. and streetcars

Transportation in Washington has never run smoothly. The District, however, is planning to reintroduce streetcars, to provide options to bus and Metro users and to spur economic development. Although several miles of track have already been laid, there are still hurdles. Part of the streetcar¿s appeal, however, is pure nostalgia. And so we offer a glimpse of 1930s Washington.

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