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Petition drive launched for trolley service to Grove

City of Miami trolley, which does not service Coconut Grove
City of Miami trolley, which does not service Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove residents and businesses are fed up with the City and they are not going to take it anymore.

The City of Miami offers free trolley service to all of its business and arts districts, only the original Miami business and arts district, Coconut Grove, has been left out.

Tom Falco, editor of the Coconut Grove Grapevine, started a petition Tuesday to get the city’s attention.

“The lack of trolley service hurts the businesses and the residents themselves,’’ says Falco. “We pay a large share of the city's tax base and yet we're being left out of a common service, which is readily available.’’

Falco has spoken with city leaders, including District 2 Commissioner Marc Sarnoff.

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