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Keolis Crews Work To Keep Trains Running In Snow And Cold

BOSTON (CBS) – After another batch of snow and cold temps, Keolis has crews working around the clock to keep the Commuter Rail on track, using switch heaters to keep snow from accumulating and to prevent the tracks from freezing. 196 more words

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Baker Closes Non-Emergency State Offices For Thursday's Storm

BOSTON (CBS) — Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has closed state offices for all non-emergency, executive state employees ahead of Thursday’s storm.

The governor held a press conference to discuss the storm preparations across the state on Wednesday. 534 more words

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G Line Testing Underway, Anticipated Opening Later This Year

ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4)– The Regional Transportation District resumed testing on its Gold Line on Tuesday morning.

Once open, the commuter rail G Line will provide a direct route between downtown Denver’s Union Station to Wheat Ridge, passing through north Denver and Arvada. 175 more words

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RTD Resumes Testing Of G Line To Wheat Ridge

By Melissa Garcia

DENVER, (CBS4) – An administrative judge has ruled that the Regional Transportation District can resume testing on its Gold Line.

Once open, the commuter rail G Line will provide a direct route between downtown Denver’s Union Station to Wheat Ridge, passing through north Denver and Arvada. 392 more words

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Metrolinx Board Meeting and Town Hall: December 2017

Metrolinx held a Board meeting on December 7, followed on December 12 by a Town Hall.

Public questions to the Town Hall were submitted in advance and in real time during the Town Hall online, and in person by attendees. 7,463 more words

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MBTA Plans To Have Positive Train Control Operational On Commuter Rail By 2020

BOSTON (CBS) – The deadly derailment in Washington is raising new questions about a federally mandated safety feature on the nation’s railways.

Investigators say speed was a factor in Monday’s crash. 353 more words

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Plotting the route #1: Heading South

Today we’ll be looking at the route in more detail, starting with the feature that helped to seed the idea itself:

It runs for about 1.6 km from Heysen Street to Hindmarsh Drive, and is wide enough to comfortably fit a pair of standard gauge tracks. 310 more words