Erased from history: how Sydney destroyed its trams for love of the car | Curio

Erased from history: how Sydney destroyed its trams for love of the car

10 mins | Aug 16, 2019

The fascinating story of a city that decided to burn all of its trams, and now, has changed its mind. Mike Ticher, writing in the Guardian, tells the story of 1950s Sydney: when the city decided to destroy its world-leading trams, for the love of the car. And now, as the city opens the first line of its new network - what lessons can be learnt from that questionable decision?

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From The Guardian