Angels Flight expected to reopen by Labor Day, officials say

Angels Flight, the iconic downtown funicular that has been dormant for more than three years, could be operating again by Labor Day under a new agreement announced Wednesday. A team led by the ACS company will assume responsibility for repairing, modernizing and operating the railway over the next...


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