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Train of Thought

Union Pacific Railroad City of Los Angeles Astra Dome dining car

BY KIMBERLY MAYER

It was first thing in the morning and if I was looking for a writing prompt, I didn’t know it yet. 345 more words

Florida

Amtrak Unveils Plan For Summer Infrastructure Work At Penn Station, Other Locations

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s not quite going to be the “Summer of Hell 2.0,” but Amtrak has announced its plan to upgrade systems over the summer. 181 more words

News

Budget funds golf tournament, but not tenant protections

By Sabina Mollot

In the latest “Big Ugly,” the state budget released on Saturday morning yanked $4.5 million from tenant protections by completely de-funding the housing agency’s Tenant Protection Unit. 738 more words

Politics

Catesby Leigh on Penn Sta.

The National Civic Art Society, in Washington, has named the critic Catesby Leigh, one of its co-founders and early board chairmen, as its research fellow for 2018-2019. 438 more words

Architecture

The Shortsightedness of Man

It’s not news that Penn Station is squalid and unsafe, or that its surroundings are unpleasant. Urban planners and developers have been trying to resuscitate the overcrowded, low-ceilinged station for what feels like ages.

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Current Events

Rebuild the Roman Forum

Last October I described a master’s thesis on how to plan for a restoration of the Roman Forum – center of civic life in the capital of the Roman empire. 659 more words

Architecture

Penn Station

Escaping memories I ran
To the setting of beginnings
In search of new encounters
A rescuer, an owner, a gentle

Word. Penn station had evolved… 180 more words

Aurora Kastanias