Milwaukee County Could Get a New Rapid Transit Line

Eindhoven Netherlands - May 24 2015: Bus rapid transit (Phileas) on the Eindhoven road. The biggest feature of the bus is the recharging of the battery by means of electromagnetic induction

Milwaukee County plans two April hearings to get input on a potential route and other details of a bus rapid transit line that would link downtown Milwaukee and Wauwatosa.

The planning for the so-called BRT route is being fast-tracked so local officials can apply for federal funding in August. Planners hope to have approvals this summer from Milwaukee County and the cities of Milwaukee and Wauwatosa for a final system route and other details, such as station locations and areas buses may run on dedicated driving lanes.

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