Public transport was provided, which took residents to and from the downtown areas of DC, Milwaukee or Cincinnati. Here we see buses on the "Greenbelt Line".
Photo from Library of Congress / Marion Post Wolcott 


And another operated by "Greenhills Transportation, Inc."
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon


Services such as public sanitation were also instituted.
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon


We break with a street scene from Greenhills. The photo was snapped in October 1939.
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon


Now follow along as we visit the commercial centers of America's three greenbeltBURBS...