Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Streetcars, from most recent to least.

The Plan To Expand DC’s Streetcar to Georgetown

The Plan To Expand DC’s Streetcar to Georgetown

Nena Perry-Brown | May 18th 2016 | 3 Comments

A few months after the city opened the H Street streetcar for public use, DDOT hosted what was the third of several public meetings to discuss... read »

DC Streetcars May Be Running By the End of the Year

DC Streetcars May Be Running By the End of the Year

Shilpi Paul | May 1st 2013 | 5 Comments

At a press conference this morning, Mayor Vincent Gray announced that the H Street/Benning Road streetcar line should be up and running by the end of... read »

Streetcar to Connect Arlington and Alexandria

Streetcar to Connect Arlington and Alexandria

Shilpi Paul | June 18th 2012

A streetcar may be coming to Northern Virginia by as early as 2019. ... read »

The Streetcars Are Coming and Property Values Will Rise

The Streetcars Are Coming and Property Values Will Rise

Shilpi Paul | January 25th 2012 | 17 Comments

A new study from the Office of Planning posits that the streetcar system will result in DC property values appreciating by 5 to 12 percent once the... read »

DDOT: Streetcars Moving By Mid-2013

DDOT: Streetcars Moving By Mid-2013

UrbanTurf Staff | August 22nd 2011 | 1 Comment

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) announced today that the H Street/Benning Road streetcar line will open no later than mid-2013. But... read »

DC Streetcars Delayed Until 2013

DC Streetcars Delayed Until 2013

UrbanTurf Staff | June 29th 2011 | 7 Comments

WTOP is reporting that the earliest DC will see streetcars will be late 2013, rather than at some point next year. ... read »

The Full DC Streetcar Routes Explained

The Full DC Streetcar Routes Explained

Joe Marhamati | July 6th 2010 | 16 Comments

Most DC residents are aware of the new streetcar line being constructed along Benning Road and H Street, but many people probably don't realize just... read »

DC’s Residents Can Hop on a Streetcar in May

DC’s Residents Can Hop on a Streetcar in May

Mark Wellborn | April 27th 2010

On May 5th, DC residents who have been long awaiting the return of the streetcar to the city streets will be given the opportunity to take a... read »

Wires Could Be Obstacles for DC Streetcars

Wires Could Be Obstacles for DC Streetcars

Mark Wellborn | April 6th 2010 | 6 Comments

The long-awaited DC streetcar project may have hit a snag. The cars will likely need overhead electrical wires in order to operate and that is... read »

UrbanTurf Reader Asks: What Will Streetcars Do For Property Values?

UrbanTurf Reader Asks: What Will Streetcars Do For Property Values?

Mark Wellborn | February 1st 2010 | 12 Comments

In this week’s installment of UrbanTurf Reader Asks, a reader who is in the market for his first home wonders what the coming streetcar lines will do... read »

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Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
Happily Straddling the Line Between City and Suburb
Columbia Pike
Arlington’s Neglected Stepchild is Getting a Makeover
Crystal City
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Lyon Village
Developing An Air of Exclusivity?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
An Urban Village Hitting Its Stride
Del Ray
Virginia’s Small Town Near the Big City
Eisenhower Avenue
The Vibrancy Might Take a Few Years
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
132 Commerical-Free Acres
Downtown Falls Church
Staying the Same in the Midst of Change
Tysons Corner
Radical Change Could Be On The Way
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Small-Town Living in the State Capital
Bedroom Community Gets Buzzing Cache
Cabin John
In With The New While Maintaining the Old
Chevy Chase
Affluence, Green Lawns and Pricey Homes
Downtown Silver Spring
Experiencing a Resurgence After a Bumpy History
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Mount Rainier
Artists, Affordable Homes and A Silo Full of Corn
National Harbor
A Development Rises Next to the Potomac
Riverdale Park
A Town Looking For Its Identity

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DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
DC’s 535 House Neighborhood
Cathedral Heights
Do You Know Where That Is?
Chevy Chase DC
Not to Be Confused With the Other Chevy Chase
Cleveland Park
Coming Back After A Rough Year
Columbia Heights
DC’s Most Diverse Neighborhood, But For How Long?
An Island of Serenity East of the Park
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The Best of DC (For a Price)
Foggy Bottom & West End
Where the Institutional Meets the International
Forest Hills
Ambassadors and Adventurous Architecture
Foxhall Village
350 Homes Just West of Georgetown
Friendship Heights
A Shopping Mecca With a Few Places to Live
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
A Posh View From Embassy Row
LeDroit Park
A Quiet Enclave in the Middle of the City
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Trendy Now, But Not By Accident
Mount Pleasant
Sought-After Homes Surround Main Street in Transition
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It’s Not Petworth
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Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
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A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
Not Quite Like Its Neighbors
U Street Corridor
The Difference a Decade Makes
Woodley Park
Deceptively Residential
Adams Morgan
No Longer DC’s Hippest Neighborhood, But Still Loved by Residents

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A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

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New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
Not to Be Confused With Bloomingdale
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
H Street
A Place To Party, and To Settle Down
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
Big Houses, A Dusty Commercial Strip and Potential

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Hill East
Capitol Hill’s Lesser Known Neighbor
Congress Heights
Gradually Rising
Notable for Its Neighborliness
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Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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