Tuesday, September 1, 2009


Officials seek fixes to vexing freight traffic Houston Chronicle But they want public help for the more expensive solutions, like building bridges to separate streets from railroad tracks. In exchange, the railroads may ...

Kansas applies for passenger rail service grants Kansas City Star The Department of Transportation has submitted two grants seeking $8.1 million from the Federal Railroad Administration under a high-speed passenger rail ...

Amtrak stops train to kick passenger off The Wenatchee World Online By KC Mehaffey LEAVENWORTH — Amtrak stopped its train on the tracks outside of Leavenworth Sunday night and called the Chelan County Sheriff's Office to ...

Transportation and logistics: Pacer updates credit agreement Logistics Management Pacer has an existing contract with Union Pacific Railroad for intermodal rail services that expires in 2011, and in the event that the contract is not ...

Train derails near Summit Montana's News Station A BNSF train derailed around 4:30 pm on Saturday near Summit, along the southern end of Glacier National Park and 25 miles SW of Browning. ...

Bridge Repairs on Track istockAnalyst.com A thriving short-line railroad is vital to the success of agriculture in Northeast Iowa, said Bruce Rastetter, CEO of Hawkeye Energy. ...

Chicago-St. Louis rail line could get more crowded Bloomington Pantagraph The line, owned by the Union Pacific railroad, currently has a dozen freight and passenger trains plying the north-south route on a daily basis. ...

Grand Canyon Railway Locomotive 237 Rebuild - Part 8 Examiner.com One of their newest challenges is to secure a location in the locomotive cab to mount the controls for the HEP generator. They have found parts for the old ...

NY's Penn Station gets new entrance for NJ Transit Philadelphia Inquirer NJ Transit rail riders previously shared the Amtrak entrance to reach NJ Transit's concourse. More than 81000 NJ Transit passengers board trains at New ...

Northstar Commuter Rail service to start Nov. 16 Finance and Commerce by Finance and Commerce Staff After years of planning and development, the $317 million Northstar Commuter Rail line service is scheduled to begin Nov. ...

New problems crop up on commuter rail startup Austin American-Statesman... Capital Metro's executive vice president and chief development officer. “We have to really dig into it.” Officials with the railroad administration, ...

Commuter railroad travel on Waterbury line surges Hartford Courant... New Haven to Springfield line, which would upgrade the existing Amtrak line to high-speed and commuter rail service in the Connecticut River Valley. ...

Forlorn cabooses idle, awaiting new life News & Observer When he parked nine in Raleigh along the CSX tracks, Thebodo thought NC State University might pick up one or two for tailgate parties, ...

Fate Of Old Train Station Discussed WDIV DETROIT -- The debate of the fate of the Michigan Central Depot train station rages on as top Michigan lawmakers hold a series of meetings to discuss ...

'Disney's A Christmas Carol' Train Tour rolls into Detroit WXYZ The train tour is traveling cross-country with stops in 40 cities, culminating in November at New York City's Grand Central Terminal. ...

Dirndl & Lederhosen on the Royal Gorge Route Railroad Fri., Sat ...MarketWatch (press release)More than 100000 passengers experience the natural beauty of the Royal Gorge each year aboard Colorado's finest scenic railroad while enjoying the comfort ...

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