There's a good read about how the Fort Worth Streetcar idea came to the forefront of local planning. It's quite extensive, the way only a local weekly could do.
The first run of the Savannah Streetcar.
If the auto bailout passes, it looks like there will be help for transit agencies involved in those leaseback deals. While these deals might not have been a great idea, it just shows how underfunded our transit agencies are compared to the road complex.
Some leaders in Milwaukie, Oregon are a bit skeptical about the MAX line that is proposed to come to town.