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Cuomo offers no plan to pay for grand projects

When it came to transportation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual State of the State speech made for some great sound bites but provided little substance.

Cuomo failed to give any specifics of how he will come up with $8.3 billion promised to meet the shortfall his proposed 2015-2019 MTA Five Year Capital Plan. 701 more words


Saratoga & North Creek Railway to offer new dining cars, more train trips

Saratoga & North Creek Railway plans to dramatically boost its dining car offerings this year after finding plenty of interest in meals on rails in recent years. 321 more words


Train Stocking Finale

I started this on May 23, 2015 and I finally completed it today!!

I added the beads to the wreath this morning.

I finished the sky during the Super Bowl yesterday. 45 more words


Miami-Dade exploring rail link to the American Dream mega-mall

Miami-Dade officials have begun talks with a company tied to the All Aboard Florida railway about expanding a different set of tracks to the site of a massive mall theme park planned near Miami Lakes. 89 more words


MTA board OKs $663 million contract for East Side Access project

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) board yesterday awarded Tutor Perini Corp. a $663 million contract to build and finish four platforms and eight tracks for the future… 252 more words


All Aboard begins construction of train maintenance facility


All Aboard Florida on Monday began construction on a rail repair facility that will service its Brightline trains when they begin shuttling passengers between South Florida and Orlando next year. 408 more words