BART is giving people a chance to help use the old BART cars in creative and innovative ways. Some proposals include using the old BART cars as a museum exhibit, coffee shops, and to display artwork. Some of the old cars will be recycled while the other cars will be delivered to the people who bought them.
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BART is ramping up the retirement of old train cars, which are being sustainably recycled, to make room for more new Fleet of the Future train cars. Some train cars will be offered to the public for possible uses for artwork, first responder training, or pop-up retail spaces. BART is doing outreach to spread the word about how to make a successful proposal. The formal call for proposals will be January 2021