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The QLine (stylized as QLINE), originally known as M-1 Rail by its developers and the Woodward Avenue Streetcar by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), is a streetcar system in Detroit in the U.S. state of Michigan. [1]

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Advance Publications

Advance Publications, Inc. is an American media company owned by the descendants of S.I. Newhouse Sr., Donald Newhouse and S.I. Newhouse Jr.

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Amsterdam Street station

Amsterdam Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Amtrak

The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.

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Ann Arbor–Detroit Regional Rail

Ann Arbor–Detroit Regional Rail (also known as MiTrain and formerly known as SEMCOGSEMCOG stands for Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, and is a collection of town, township, county, and city governments Commuter Rail) is a planned regional rail link along the Michigan Line between the cities of Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan, a total length of.

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Anthony Foxx

Anthony Renard Foxx (born April 30, 1971) is an American politician and lawyer who served as the United States Secretary of Transportation from 2013 to 2017.

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Associated Press

The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.

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Booth Newspapers

Booth Newspapers, or Booth Michigan, was a media company based in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Brookville Equipment Corporation

Brookville Equipment Corporation, based in Brookville, Pennsylvania, United States, manufactures railroad locomotives for industrial and light capacity switching needs.

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Brookville Liberty Modern Streetcar

The Brookville Liberty Modern Streetcar is a streetcar built by Brookville Equipment Corporation since 2012. It is manufactured at Brookville's plant in Pennsylvania.

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Brush Park

The Brush Park Historic District, frequently referred to as simply Brush Park, is a 22-block neighborhood located within Midtown Detroit, Michigan and designated by the city.

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Bus rapid transit

Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.

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Campus Martius station

Campus Martius station is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Canfield Street station

Canfield Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Cass Corridor

The Cass Corridor is a neighborhood on the west end of Midtown Detroit, Michigan.

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Cass Park Historic District

The Cass Park Historic District is a historic district in Midtown Detroit, Michigan, consisting of 25 buildings along the streets of Temple, Ledyard, and 2nd, surrounding Cass Park.

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Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

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Congress Street station

Congress Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Crain Communications

Crain Communications Inc is an American publishing conglomerate based in Detroit, Michigan.

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Cultural Center Historic District (Detroit, Michigan)

The Cultural Center Historic District is a historic district located in Midtown Detroit, Michigan, which includes the Art Center (or Cultural Center): the Detroit Public Library, the Detroit Institute of Arts, and the Horace H. Rackham Education Memorial Building were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.

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Czech Republic

The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.

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Dan Gilbert

Daniel Gilbert (born January 17, 1962) is an American businessman and founder of Quicken Loans and Rock Ventures.

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Dave Bing

David Bing (born November 24, 1943) is an American retired Hall of Fame basketball player, former mayor of Detroit, Michigan, and businessman.

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Detroit

Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.

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Detroit Department of Transportation

The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT, pronounced "D-Dot") is the public transportation operator of city bus service in Detroit, Michigan.

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Detroit Financial District

The Detroit Financial District is a United States historic district in downtown Detroit, Michigan.

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Detroit Free Press

The Detroit Free Press is the largest daily newspaper in Detroit, Michigan, US.

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Detroit Medical Center

The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is a for-profit alliance of hospitals that encompasses over 2,000 licensed beds, 3,000 affiliated physicians and over 12,000 employees.

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Detroit People Mover

The Detroit People Mover (DPM) is a automated people mover system which operates on a single track, and encircles Downtown Detroit, Michigan.

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Detroit station

Detroit station, also known as Baltimore Street station, is an intermodal transit station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Detroit United Railway

The Detroit United Railway was a transport company which operated numerous streetcar and interurban lines in southeast Michigan.

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Downtown Detroit

Downtown Detroit is the central business district and a residential area of the city of Detroit, Michigan, United States.

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East Ferry Avenue Historic District

The East Ferry Avenue Historic District is a historic residential district in Midtown Detroit, Michigan.

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Ferry Street station

Ferry Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Governor of Michigan

The Governor of Michigan is the chief executive of the U.S. state of Michigan.

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Grand Boulevard station

Grand Boulevard is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Grand Circus Park Historic District

The Grand Circus Park Historic District contains the Grand Circus Park in Downtown Detroit, Michigan that connects the theatre district with its financial district.

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Grand Circus Park station

Grand Circus Park station is a public transit station in Downtown Detroit, Michigan that services both the Detroit People Mover and the QLine.

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Hazen S. Pingree

Hazen Stuart Pingree (August 30, 1840 – June 18, 1901) was a four-term Republican mayor of Detroit (1889–1897) and the 24th Governor of the U.S. State of Michigan (1897–1901).

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Horsecar

A horsecar, or horse-drawn tram, is an animal-powered (usually horse) tram or streetcar.

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Hour Detroit

Hour Detroit is a monthly city magazine covering the Metro Detroit area.

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Inekon Trams

Inekon Trams, a.s. is a manufacturer of trams, or streetcars, located in the Czech Republic, and has supplied new trams to several cities in the Czech Republic and the United States.

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Light rail in the United States

Light rail is defined in the United States (and elsewhere) as a mode of electrified (or in a few exceptional cases, diesel-powered) rail-based transit, usually urban in nature, which is distinguished by operation in routes of generally exclusive, though not necessarily grade-separated, rights-of-way.

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List of streetcar systems in the United States

This is an all-time list of streetcar (tram), interurban and light rail systems in the United States, by principal city (or cities) served, and separated by political division, with opening and closing dates.

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Lithium-ion battery

A lithium-ion battery or Li-ion battery (abbreviated as LIB) is a type of rechargeable battery in which lithium ions move from the negative electrode to the positive electrode during discharge and back when charging.

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M-1 (Michigan highway)

M-1, commonly known as Woodward Avenue, is a north–south state trunkline highway in the Metro Detroit area of the US state of Michigan.

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Martin Luther King Boulevard/Mack Avenue station

Martin Luther King Boulevard/Mack Avenue is a streetcar station on the QLINE in Detroit, Michigan.

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Michigan

Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States.

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Michigan Chronicle

The Michigan Chronicle is a weekly newspaper based in Detroit, Michigan, serving the African-American community.

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Michigan Department of Transportation

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is a constitutional government principal department of the US state of Michigan.

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Midtown Detroit

Midtown Detroit is a mixed-use area consisting of a business district, cultural center, a major research university, and several residential neighborhoods, located along the east and west side of Woodward Avenue, north of Downtown Detroit, and south of the New Center area.

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Montcalm Street station

Montcalm Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Naming rights

Naming rights are a financial transaction and form of advertising whereby a corporation or other entity purchases the right to name a facility or event, typically for a defined period of time.

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New Center, Detroit

New Center is a commercial and residential historic district located uptown in Detroit, Michigan, adjacent to Midtown, one mile (1.6 km) north of the Cultural Center, and approximately three miles (5 km) north of Downtown.

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New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

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New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania German: Pennsylvaani or Pennsilfaani), officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

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Quicken Loans

Quicken Loans Inc., is a mortgage lending company headquartered in the One Campus Martius building in the heart of the financial district of downtown Detroit, Michigan.

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Railway Age

Railway Age is an American trade journal for the rail transport industry.

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Railway Gazette International

Railway Gazette International is a monthly business journal covering the railway, metro, light rail and tram industries worldwide.

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Ray LaHood

Ray H. LaHood (born December 6, 1945) is an American politician who served as United States Secretary of Transportation from 2009 until 2013.

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Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan

The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) is the agency with oversight and service coordination responsibility for mass transit operations in metropolitan Detroit, Michigan.

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Rick Snyder

Richard Dale Snyder (born August 19, 1958) is an American politician, business executive, venture capitalist, and accountant who is the 48th and current Governor of Michigan.

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Sproat Street/Adelaide Street station

Sproat Street/Adelaide Street is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Stacy and Witbeck

Stacy and Witbeck is a construction firm operating in the United States.

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Streetcars in North America

Electric streetcars or trolley(car)s (North American English for the European word tram) were once the chief mode of public transit in hundreds of North American cities and towns.

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Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation

The Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) is the public transit operator serving suburban Metro Detroit.

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Tacoma Link

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The Detroit News

The Detroit News is one of the two major newspapers in the U.S. city of Detroit, Michigan.

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The Mining Journal

The Mining Journal is the predominant daily newspaper of Marquette, Michigan, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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The Republic (Columbus, Indiana)

The Republic is an American daily newspaper published in Columbus, Indiana.

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Trains (magazine)

Trains is a monthly US magazine dedicated to trains and railroads, and is one of the two flagship publications of Kalmbach Publishing.

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Tram

A tram (also tramcar; and in North America streetcar, trolley or trolley car) is a rail vehicle which runs on tramway tracks along public urban streets, and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.

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Transdev

Transdev, formerly Veolia Transdev, is a French-based international private public transport operator, with operations in 20 countries as of June 2018, including its future Czech bus operations starting from December 2018.

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Transportation in metropolitan Detroit

Transportation in metropolitan Detroit is provided by a system of transit services, airports, and an advanced network of freeways which interconnect the city of Detroit and the Detroit region.

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United States Department of Transportation

The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT or DOT) is a federal Cabinet department of the U.S. government concerned with transportation.

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United States Secretary of Transportation

The United States Secretary of Transportation is the head of the United States Department of Transportation, a member of the President's Cabinet, and fourteenth in the Presidential Line of Succession.

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Warren Avenue station

Warren Avenue is a QLINE streetcar station in Detroit, Michigan.

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Wayne State University

Wayne State University (WSU) is a public research university located in Detroit, Michigan.

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WWJ-TV

WWJ-TV, virtual channel 62 (UHF digital channel 44), is a CBS owned-and-operated television station licensed to Detroit, Michigan, United States.

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2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QLine

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