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July 23, 2014
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PHILADELPHIA – The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority regional rail ridership set a record in fiscal year 2014 at 36.7 million annual trip... More »
SPENCER, N.C. – The North Carolina Transportation Museum and the Fire Up 611! committee will be offering restoration tours of Norfolk & Western 4-8-4 ... More »
EMPORIA, Kan. – A group of Emporia residents are evaluating the possibility of returning Amtrak service to the northeast Kansas city, the Emporia Gazette ... More »
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WAUKESHA, Wis. — David Lassen is the newest member of the Trains staff, joining the magazine this week as an associate editor after more than 30 years as ... More »
WASHINGTON – Eleven former secretaries of transportation and current Secretary Anthony Foxx have sent an open letter to Congress urging them to find a lon... More »
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation is proposing more stringent crude oil and general hazmat regulations this week, including addition... More »
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