Official Web site of Metro Transit.
In 1967, Metro Transit became responsible for all transit lines in the Kalamazoo area. The last streetcars ran in 1932.
In 1885, the Kalamazoo City & County Street Railway Co. introduced horse car service in Kalamazoo. Various companies operated the streetcars and buses throughout history.
Map showing streetcar system at its peak.
The various carhouses in the Kalamazoo area were eventually replaced with a single modern bus garage.
Contemporary photos of typical buses in Kalamazoo.
Some information for this page is from "Electric Railways of Michigan", the Central Electric Railfans' Association (CERA) Bulletin 103.
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