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Light Rail Opening Day

As part of METRO Rail’s grand opening festivities, the Phoenix Trolley Museum displayed historic Car #116 in downtown Phoenix, at the Convention Center, and next to Collier Center, on Third Street.

Car #116 sits in front of the Collier Center, 27 December 2008
Car #116 sits at Collier Center, 27 December 2008
Car #116 at Phoenix Civic Plaza
Car #116 at Phoenix Civic Plaza

Our thanks to Western Towing for making the display possible. They made the impossible look easy.

Western Towing moves Car #116
Western Towing moves Car #116 -- 3:30am

See us at the METRO Inaugural!

Car #116 in front of the Bank of America Tower, Collier Center, downtown Phoenix. Light Rail Opening Day, 27 December 2008.
Car #116 in front of the Bank of America Tower, Collier Center, downtown Phoenix. Light Rail Opening Day, 27 December 2008.

We were there — METRO Light Rail Inaugural, 27 December 2008!

On Saturday, December 27, 2008, we displayed Car #116 on Third Street between Washington and Jefferson in downtown Phoenix, a few feet from where it historically operated.

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