Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Capital Metro prepares to launch rail line KVUE - Austin,TX,USA By QUITA CULPEPPER / KVUE News Capital Metro is ready for the big kickoff of its new rail line serve on March 30th, and they want the public to be ready to ...

Amtrak May Cut Ticket Prices Again as Ridership Drops, CEO Says Bloomberg - USA By Chris Dolmetsch March 3 (Bloomberg) -- Amtrak, the national passenger railroad company that cut fares on its high-speed Acela last month, ...

Rail car plant in Yonkers keeps city on a roll Lower Hudson Journal news - West Harrison,NY,USA I and several other reporters got a tour of the Kawasaki Rail Car plant on the Yonkers waterfront Friday, where subway cars stood up on stands, ...

At the end of the line Victorville Daily Press - Victorville,CA,USA Hand rails connect everything, and old hands like Hard instinctively grip them as they move through the car. Between each rail car is about 9 inches of ...

Snow storm provides marathon ride in Amtrak train WSLS.com - Roanoke,VA,USA Amtrak officials say Northeast Regional Train 99 left Union Station at 5 pm Sunday but was delayed for several hours north of Richmond because a CSX freight ...

Updated 3/2: Local railroad gets grant to clean up trains Pioneer Press Online - Glenview,IL,USA By MARK LAWTON mlawton@pioneerlocal.com The Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad runs between Franklin Park's industrial area, Riverdale and Northwest Indiana. ...

Group Wants Stimulus Money for Train Assembly Plant Flathead Beacon - Kalispell,MT,USA By , 03-02-09 BOZEMAN – A group of railroad enthusiasts who want to restore a Southern Montana passenger route are pushing for federal stimulus money to be ...

BNSF to replace railroad ties and rail between Springfield and Kansas News-Leader.com - Springfield,MO,USA The $9 million project will replace more than 60000 railroad ties and 11.5 track miles of rail, the release said. “Expanding and maintaining our ...

NEW: Train derails in Grady County Norman Transcript - Norman,OK,USA(AP) — A Union Pacific train derailed Monday near the town of Pocasset after hitting a tractor-trailer rig hauling salt water, according to the Oklahoma ...

Groundbreaking set for Northstar station in Fridley KSTP.com - Saint Paul,MN,USA The Anoka County Regional Railroad Authority received a $9.9 million grant from the Counties Transit Improvement Board last fall to build the station at ...

Metra adds trains to SouthWest line Southtown Star - Chicago,IL,USA BY LAUREN FITZPATRICK Staff writer Metra is adding daytime trains to the end of the SouthWest Service Line beginning March 23, the transit agency announced ...

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