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Erving, MA: Town faces bill for crossing upgrade

While reduced train speed can cut a railway’s maintenance-of-way costs while at the same time making it more likely that motorists will circumvent lowered level crossing barriers. 90 more words

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San Bernardino, CA: Grade-separated route over BNSF right-of-way commissioned

A grade-separated route across the busy BNSF right-of-way in Devore, San Bernardino has been formally opened to road traffic, allowing the level crossing on the Glen Helen Parkway to be eliminated. 58 more words

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Stamford, CT: Partnership upgrades private crossing

A partnership involving the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CT DOT), the City of Stamford and the private River Bend Center Development. The City contributed USD 250,000, the private developer USD 350,000 and the state the balance of the USD1.27 million project costs. 56 more words

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Thane, India: Fatal motorcycle accident after barriers ignored

A man riding pillion on a motorcycle was killed and the driver of it injured when they crossed the Diva station level crossing after it had been closed to allow a train to proceed. 73 more words

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Claremore, OK: City moves to take leading role in resolving crossing problems

Claremore is bisected by Union Pacific Railroad (UP) and Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF) which cross at-grade and 19 level crossings across which BNSF and UP trains sometimes stop as they wait their turn to cross their competitors tracks. 85 more words

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Worldwide: ILCAD campaign targets pedestrians and cyclists

June 3rd, 2015 is the 7th international Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD) with campaigns targeting pedestrians and cyclists being held around the world. This year an international press conference; together with a round table on level crossing safety with experts from the rail sector and elsewhere; and, related events will be hosted by Turkish Railways (TCDD) in Istanbul. 255 more words

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Purgstall an der Erlauf, Austria: Five killed in passive crossing collision

Five family members were killed and a further three injured when the people carrier in which they were travelling was struck by a passenger train on the Gaisbergweg passive level crossing in Purgstall an der Erlauf, Bezirk Scheibbs. 108 more words

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