It is so great that Chatham Area Transit is working toward more streetcars in Savannah.
What I don’t like are the proposed routes. The plan is overly weighted west of Barnard and only goes as far south as Gwinnett St, when it needs to address more of Savannah’s transportation needs.
1. Extend the existing East-West River St Streetcar beyond both ends of River St to give that line more effectiveness. The west end should be extended to the new Intermodal Transit Center– this would cover the northwest side development zone.
2. The new North-South line should start at the Intermodal Transit Center, going south down MLK to Duffy St., then east to Abercorn south to Victory, then Bull south to Columbus Dr, across to Habersham through Habersham Village and down to De Renne, west to White Bluff, south to Stephenson, and back up Abercorn to DeRenne where it traces…
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