Miami Beach proceeding in negotiations for streetcar

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Beach is giving the “green light” to a massive public transportation project.

The City of Miami voted to proceed in negotiations with the Greater Miami Tramlink Partners for construction of The Light Rail-Modern Streetcar project, Wednesday.

The electrically-powered streetcar is intended to ease traffic congestion, decrease air pollution and save residents money on parking and commuting fees.

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