Monday, June 21, 2010

Amtrak ridership remains strong in April Lynchburg News and Advance The Lynchburg route that Amtrak started in October continued to produce far more riders than expected in April, according to figures from the state ...

Bill could uncouple KRM rail funding Milwaukee Journal Sentinel He declined to speculate on other options for funding the commuter rail line. Many KRM backers would have preferred a sales tax, but legislators feared that ...

Erie-built hybrid locomotive ready when buyers are GoErie.com By JIM MARTIN Five years have passed since GE Transportation unveiled, with considerable fanfare, its plans for a hybrid freight locomotive. ...

Tulare County has spent nearly $150000 on controversial rail line between ...Visalia Times-Delta Tulare County has spent nearly $150000 so far this year on trips, attorneys and consultants to develop the east county short-line railroad. ...

Rail yard dormant since King Coal's demise revived by Shale Scranton Times-Tribune The volume of materials needed for gas drilling powers a surge in rail traffic in the state, said Joe Gerdes, executive director of the Keystone State ...

Thomas Viaduct celebrates its 175th anniversary in July Baltimore Sun For rail fans and photographers, it is indeed hallowed ground. A 1906 batten-board passenger waiting shed and platform that once stood alongside the ...

RailAmerica is a Niche Investment Play Within a Resurgent Rail ...RailAmerica is one of the few publicly held owners and operators of short-line railroads. Its unique positioning within the broader rail sector presents a ...

Secret City Excursion train derails Oak Ridger By Donna Smith donna.smith@oakridger.com No one was aboard caboose and one of the train's engines, which were located at the end of the train, ...

Roanoke celebrates 60th birthday of Class J Locomotive WDBJ7.com The Virginia Museum of Transportation is pulling out all the stops for the 60th birthday of the Class J. The train was one of the world's most advanced ...

Freight train conductor killed in N.O. robbery June 20 NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say a conductor was shot and killed during a robbery on a freight train that had stopped for other rail traffic in New Orleans.

1 comment:

  1. What really helps out is to identify where articles come from. Not everyone knows the small towns in Kentucky or Texas. It gives readers more accurate information. Some may pass up a article and not know its within their own state

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