Tram Dancing in California
San Francisco kept several tram lines, and San Diego was the first US city to bring back streetcars. These systems form the backdrop for longrunning dance festivals.
By Louis Guilbault, of Victoria BC. I have no financial connection to any rail manufacturer or consultant. Please contact regarding errors or omissions.
For more background on General Motors’ and others’ roles in destroying electric railways in the US, see Taken for a Ride, an informative 1996 PBS production, on youtube.