1921 : Electric Streetcars Begin Operating in Detroit

February 2, 2023 all-day
Passengers battle for space dfuring rush hour.

On February 2, 1921, electric streetcars began operation in Detroit.

Sources :

Historical Society of Michigan.

Detroit Transit History

19 pictures showing the history of Detroit’s streetcar system, Detroit Metro Times.

Before the QLine: Detroit’s streetcar history, Detroit News. May 11, 2017.