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Big Changes at TRU

TRU has moved to TechTown Detroit’s vibrant co-working space Junction 440, a great space just west of Woodward and just north of Wayne State. While our mailing address has changed, phone, email and mission remain the same!

Our reports, records and other files have also moved – to the WSU Walter P Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs. Through this partners, nearly twenty years of transportation research, policy, education, and advocacy will be available for researchers for years to come.

QLINE Streetcar Opens in Detroit!

Streetcars have officially returned to Detroit after a 61 year absence! The M-1 Rail QLINE officially opened to the public on May 12 with great fanfare and immediate crowds enthusiastic to ride for the first time. Speakers during the grand opening captured the sentiment well: “Let’s celebrate this victory and let this be the first …

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TRU Opinion: What's Next for Regional Transit

(TRU column published in The Detroit Free Press editorial page May 11, 2017) Column: What’s next for regional transit By Megan Owens Six months ago, southeast Michigan voters narrowly defeated a measure to fund major regional transit improvements. Across the region, 49.5% of voters supported the measure and many more agreed that our region’s transit …

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TRU Opinion: What’s Next for Regional Transit

(TRU column published in The Detroit Free Press editorial page May 11, 2017) Column: What’s next for regional transit By Megan Owens Six months ago, southeast Michigan voters narrowly defeated a measure to fund major regional transit improvements. Across the region, 49.5% of voters supported the measure and many more agreed that our region’s transit …

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