The H Street Streetcar will be running on H Street this winter! It just won't have people on it. Mayor Gray seems to think otherwise — his latest promise was that the streetcar would be running by no later than February. DDOT isn't quite so optimistic. Testing and certification will begin next month and after that's completed, service can start within thirty days, but the aforementioned testing could take three to four months.
· Gray Says Streetcar 'Passenger Service' Will Begin By Early February At The Latest [DCist]
· Gray's Very Ambitious Forecast of January Streetcar Service [WCP]