$52 Million

September 20, 2019 AT 3:11 AM

The value of a 2017 contract for 10 new streetcars canceled by the Seattle Department of Transportation on Monday. The new streetcars were longer and heavier than those the city bought earlier, and would have required up to $17 million in additional work to retrofit maintenance barns, stops and bridges. (Seattle Times – September 9, 2019)