United States of America

Tennessee



Tennessee


Chattanooga
proposed light rail

In 2014, the city of Chattanooga authorized the application for a federal grant for construction a north south light rail line connecting the airport with the outhern section of the city.


Memphis

Heritage Trolley (closed)



4.5 mile heritage trolley/light rail

I
n 2013, ridership increased on the streetcar system to post an all time high. Sadly, shortly afterwards two trolleys experienced the phenomemon known as "spontaneous combustoin", causing the system to shut down. A reopening date still has not been announced.

Our Memphis page

 

  • Smallarticle about Memphis Transit Authority heritage trolley extension
  • Downtown Memphis also offers thispage about an extension of the trolley which they envisage as the firstpart of a new LRT network
  • Memphis also has an APM from downtownto Harbor Island
  • Finally, the Memphis trolley hasa home page
  • MudIsland Metro Shuttle info from Lea+ Elliott, APM designers
  • Sneaky sneaky!
  • Memphis Magazine article about the trolley and it's metamorphoses in to light rail
  • Peter's Pix - a plethora of Memphis trolley photos
  • Mud Island home page