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Progressive Railroading's Passenger Rail at a Glance 2014

Progressive Railroading has put together a great “yearbook

North American transit agencies are investing in passenger rail at a steady clip. From New York to Denver, Los Angeles to Toronto, Dallas to Chicago, and many cities in between, projects are under way or scheduled to begin soon that will increase reliability, add service and/or enhance safety. 219 more words



A new multi-media exhibition that explores history thru railway culture at the Algoma Art Gallery in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, will open November 7th in tandem with a panel discussion about passenger rail in the region. 547 more words


No longer Waiting on a Train.

A few weeks ago, I mentioned that I was reading a train book. (Surprise, surprise!) I’m still watching Texas. Anyway, I finished Waiting on a Train at the end of October. 278 more words

Passenger Rail

Watching Texas

I’ve been reading “Waiting on a Train”, by James McCommons, copyright 2009, and published by Chelsea Green Publishing. The subtitle is “The Embattled Future of Rail Service”. 97 more words

Passenger Rail

For COMMENT: CHI-DET Corridor Study

The effort to provide a long-term solution to Michigan’s rail connection with Chicago continues. The current phase is the Draft Tier 1 Environmental Impact Statement… 56 more words

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