Three years ago today, HistoryLink tells us, Mayor Greg Nickels broke ground on the South Lake Union Streetcar, or South Lake Union Trolley, or SLUT. It was a back to the future (or forward to the past) moment, as the first Downtown to SLU trolley was built in 1890.
But back to the current iteration. Since the mayor broke ground on the project, it has:
* Been completed.
* Picked up the sticky nickname SLUT, as featured on many t-shirts.