Take a ride on the southern Oakland County trolley

It’s not exactly mass transit but it’s a start. On Saturday night southern Oakland County will be providing 40-seat trolley cars for people lookin’ to hit the town – without the burden of driving.


The trolleys are to make 10 repeated stops, from 6 p.m. to midnight
Saturday, in Berkley, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge and
Royal Oak. Stops include two city community centers, restaurants and a

“We’re hoping this will be as big a hit as it was when
we did it in October” — when Pleasant Ridge rented a trolley for a
night just to run to Ferndale and Royal Oak, said Pleasant Ridge City
Manager Sherry Ball.

“This time, we scheduled it to see
Ferndale’s ice sculptures,” which will be on display after Saturday’s
daylong Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival.

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