TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN SOUTH DAKOTA

MAJOR CITIES


Sioux Falls

Horse Car
1887-1901 - City Street Railway Co.

Electric Streetcar
1891-1897 - South Dakota Rapid Transit & Railway Co.
1897-1898 - Sioux Falls Transportation Co.

1907-1929 - Sioux Falls Traction Co.
1923 - buses introduced
1929 - streetcars discontinued

After 1929 - Sioux Transit Co.

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Sioux Area Metro


Pierre

Horse Car
1885-1898 - Pierre City Railway Co.

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
River Cities Public Transit


SMALLER CITIES

Aberdeen

1910-1915 - Aberdeen Railway Co.
1915-1922 - Aberdeen Railroad Co.
1922 - streetcars discontinued

After 1923 - Aberdeen Motor Transit Co.
1930's-1940's - Aberdeen Bus Service
1940's-1950's - Hyde Hub City Lines
Private bus co. in 1952 - Hyde City Bus Co.

Brookings

Private bus co. in 1952 - Brookings Bus Lines

Deadwood

Horse Car
1890-1895 - Deadwood Street Railway Co.
1902-1904 - Burlington & Missouri River Railroad
1904-1924 - Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad Co.
1924 - streetcars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Lead-Deadwood Transit Co.

Hot Springs

1800's - Water Light & Power Co.
After 1891 - Hot Springs & Chautaqua Railroad Co.

Huron

1800's - Huron City Railway Co.

Rapid City

Horse Car
1886-1903 - Rapid City Street Railway Co.
1903 - horse cars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Rapid Traction Co.

Wagner

1800's - Wagner Lake Shore & Armor Traction Co.

Watertown

Steam Dummy
1889-1897 - Watertown & Lake Kampeska Railway Co.
1897 - steam dummy discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - City Bus Line


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