Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Freight rail summit Friday Chetek Alert - WI, United States Since November 2004, Progressive Rail had provided freight rail service as the Wisconsin Northern Railroad and leases and operates the UP line between ...

Brooks rail group readies for a busy 2009 season VillageSoup Belfast - ME, USA By Steve Fuller BROOKS (Feb 18): If all goes according to plan, the railroad tracks in and around Brooks will be bustling with activity starting this spring ...

Investigation continues into Collinsville train derailment St. Charles Journal - St. Peters,MO,USA The railroad line is away from homes. Collinsville city crews were not helping the clean-up, said City Manager Robert Knabel on Monday. ...

Historic Akron house receives funding Akron Beacon Journal - Akron,OH,USA Canton, $41040 for expansion of the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad depot off West Tuscarawas Street. • Cleveland Metroparks, $27000 to develop songs and ...

Rail yard to stay open, CP says Windsor Star - Ontario, Canada SAFETY FEARS: Twenty-four mechanical services workers at Canadian Pacific Railway's west-end yard are facing layoffs, the company says. ...

Tom Koenninger Feb. 18: Go full steam on Clark County rail line The Columbian - Vancouver,WA,USA "When I came onboard 18 months ago, I told the commission: at some point, this (rail line) could be considered for a commuter line. It makes perfect sense. ...

Doyle budget boosts rail line Kenosha News.com - Kenosha,WI,USA “The fee on rental cars is a better option,” said Wirch, who had favored that tax to pay for the rail line last year. “I think they should go back to the ...

Amtrak Reports Increased Ridership KELA - Centralia,WA,USACENTRALIA ) – Amtrak Cascades is reporting record ridership on the route which runs between Seattle and Portland . Those trains also stop in Centralia . ...

Metra, UP to upgrade West Line stations rogressive Rail Roading - Milwaukee,WI, The ATWS system will be the first in the United States to be fully implemented at commuter-rail stations, Metra and UP said. "The combination of station ...

Stimulus bill to fund Amtrak upgrades Alton Telegraph - Alton,IL,USA By SANFORD J. SCHMIDT ALTON - Amtrak trains between Chicago, Alton and St. Louis may speed up with equipment improvements slated in the new stimulus bill ...

GreenChek Completes NEW Emission Reduction Device (ERD) for ...Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA These rule changes will cut diesel locomotive greenhouse gas emissions once fully implemented; particulate matter (PM) emissions by as much as 90 percent ...

Rail car museum price tag $6.5M Union Station Foundation makes ...StandardNet - Ogden,Utah,USA The laundry building was used from about 1951 to 1971 by Union Pacific to clean linens from dining cars and Pullman sleeping cars, as well as from resorts ...

Lakeland wooed in new CSX/SunRail bill Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sarasota,FL,USA By Joe Follick Expect the controversial CSX/SunRail commuter rail effort to get a strong start tomorrow when the Florida House considers a bill that would ...

GO Transit gets $500M boost Toronto Star - Ontario, Canada Harper and McGuinty made a theatrical arrival at the GO yards in Mimico aboard a locomotive to disclose the news. . "This investment will create jobs for ...

Norfolk Southern Rules Out Pidgeon ParkvMemphis Daily News - TN, USA Norfolk Southern Corp. has officially ruled out Frank C. Pidgeon Industrial Park south of Downtown Memphis for its planned intermodal yard because of ...

The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa - Local leaders pitch requests ...“What we’re looking for as far as industrial park is wanting to deal with the Union Pacific and the different parts of the rail projects.” The Lincolnway Railport is on the Union Pacific Railroad’s most congested mainline. ...

Murfreesboro PostDiscovery Center train room now open Murfreesboro Post - Murfreesboro,TN,USA... past and present railroad lines – the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railroad, the Louisville and Nashville Railway, and the present CSX Railway. ...

Crews clean up derailed train that blocked 40 homes Daily Mail - Charleston - Charleston,WV,USA"About 40 homes are blocked." He said the condition of the rails has made it difficult to remove the cars, and CSX officials have remained on the scene.

Cumberland Times-News - Canal Place rewatering may not be best ...Frank Fowler, general superintendent of the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, is in conversations with CSX as to whether CSX needs the tracks that cross the C&O Canal. If not, then there will be no need to construct a tunnel to allow ...

FreightCar America shares plunge on gloomy outlook Forbes - NY,USAAP , Shares of railcar manufacturer FreightCar America Inc. plunged Tuesday amid a broader market sell-off, after the company ...

Work Crews Clear Trees From Railroad Bridge At Ridgeferry Rome News Wire - rome,ga,USA By RomeNewswire • on February 17, 2009 A work crew with Norfolk Southern was busy Tuesday removing trees that had collected on the railroad bridge at ...

County board hopes to Watauga Democrat - Boone,NC,USA The EDC can support some projects, such as a recent grant-and-loan venture with Tweetsie Railroad to help the theme park secure its future in the county, ...

Supes asked to seek funding for return of the railway lineThe Commercial Dispatch - Columbus,MS,USA The Railroad Authority wants supervisors from each of the nine counties to request funds from MDOT for the project. Oktibbeha supervisors unanimously agreed ...

Railroad Advocates Are Hoping For Federal Funding Hunterdon County Democrat - Pittstown,NJ,USA Another Hunterdon project that was discussed is a 4-mile westward extension of the Raritan Valley Line from High Bridge to Hampton. Hampton Mayor Rob Walton ...

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