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My Two Cents: The Sun Times Made Awful Transit Advice

I’m not sure what the Sun Times editorial board was thinking when they penned a piece endorsing improvements to Chicago’s transit systems, but from what I read it doesn’t seem like they were thinking all that much. 1,008 more words


What's your favorite boondoggle?

Hey look, the state’s talking about boosting passenger trains! Cue the Republican Outrage Machine.

The Agency of Transportation has issued its first statewide rail plan in nearly a decade.

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Norwegian Train

We left Oslo via passenger rail.  We’re going all the way up to Bodo, via Trondheim.  It’s a long trip- starting at 4 pm, we’ll reach Trondheim just before midnight, then change trains and arrive in Bodo in the morning. 1,049 more words


Open Meetings Look For Input On Passenger Rail Train Routes

DETROIT (WWJ) – Your input is wanted about proposed new passenger rail service in Michigan connecting Detroit to Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Holland.

Liz Treutel, project manager for the rail study,  says Monday night’s meeting is at 6 o’clock at the Rapid in Grand Rapids. 126 more words


Planning for Passenger Rail in Santa Cruz

Last Thursday the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission presented the results of a feasibility study evaluating the potential for passenger rail service along the now publicly owned rail line. 836 more words