The Streetcar motors across the curved intersection at Valley and Fairview.
The South Lake Union Trolley (S.L.U.T) waits for its special traffic light on Westlake & 6th Ave so it can pull into the Westlake Hub Terminus
So far, the results are positive. About 20% more riders than projected have been riding the SLUT and plans for an even more extensive network are (thank goodness) underway. The orange SLUT makes i... (more)
The north-bound SLUT makes a quick turn off Westlake Ave. onto Thomas St
The Seattle Streetcar gleams in the sunlight at the UW stop.
The 004 takes a break in south Portland.
The PSLUT makes its turn north and heads towards downtown Portland.
And you thought dodging fellow students between classes was hard! This might be coolest college campus ever (except Central Washington University where the Milwaukee Road cut the campus in two). P... (more)
This is Ray's favorite section of the Streetcar line. As a man from the MAX system where he could push 55mph, he loves "opening her up and seeing how fast she'll go". This straight section is the ... (more)
Audi vs. streetcar. Who will be the winner?
The trolley driver gives me a friendly wave as some ominous storm clouds pass over the city.
The trolley leans in the turn and pedestrian waits her turn to cross the busy Westlake Ave.
A few Christmas lights, a new streetcar, some fall foliage, and the cold; ahh December! A handful of people detrain the packed S.L.U.T. and make their way into Whole Foods.
I welcome Seattle's newest form of transportation! The new streetcar line has been open only a week and I've heard nothing but good news from riders. The streetcar is crossing Westlake and Valley.... (more)