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Amtrak, SEPTA Envision Underground Concourse to Connect 30th Street Station With SEPTA Lines

A partnership that includes Amtrak and SEPTA is working to develop an underground concourse to link 30th Street Station and SEPTA’s subway and trolley station across the street. 64 more words

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Metro-North worker injured in Greenwich, trains delayed

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A Metro-North worker has suffered a minor injury after an accident on the tracks involving a piece of construction equipment.

Railroad spokesman Nancy Gamerman says the worker suffered a cut and other minor injuries after a piece of equipment that inserts railroad ties on the tracks derailed shortly after noon Thursday between the Cos Cob and Old Greenwich stations. 74 more words

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Oklahoma City OKs $24.9 million contract to buy five streetcars from Brookville

The Oklahoma City Council last week approved a $24.9 million contract to buy five streetcars from Brookville Equipment Corp. for the MAPS 3 Modern Streetcar system. 142 more words

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Amazon to build giant fulfillment center next to BNSF intermodal site

Amazon.com Inc. has plans to build a 800,000-square-foot fulfillment center adjacent to BNSF Railway Co.‘s Logistics Park Kansas City intermodal facility in Edgerton, Kan., the online retailer and state officials announced last week. 93 more words

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Surge in Ridership Pushes New York Subway

Riders waiting for the L train on a packed subway platform at Union Square in Manhattan last month. Subway use, now at nearly 1.8 billion rides a year, has not been this high in New York City since 1948. 686 more words

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