Holden announces first public meeting on proposed Baton Rouge streetcar

Holden announces first public meeting on proposed Baton Rouge streetcar

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Mayor Kip Holden will hold the first public meeting Thursday to plan for the proposed streetcar that will connect downtown Baton Rouge, LSU and old south Baton Rouge.

The Tramlink BR meeting will present potential routes as well as information on community development for the surrounding areas.

After a brief presentation, the public will reportedly be able to ask questions to the project team and learn how the trams operate.

The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. in meeting rooms nine and 10 of the River Center.

The meeting will also be broadcast on the live-streaming app, Periscope, and can be seen by following the City of BR account.

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