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April 15, 2014
GENOA, Ill. – Genoa city officials are upset that Amtrak service between Chicago and Rockford will bypass their community. The state’s original plan... More »
BETHESDA, Md. — People who live along a proposed light-rail line in Maryland will soon be receiving offers from the state to purchase their land, the Asso... More »
SAN FRANCISCO – The Metropolitan Transportation Commission has endorsed Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit’s effort to obtain $40 million in fundin... More »
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BOSTON – The first of 40 new MotivePower Inc. HSP46 commuter locomotives will enter service Wednesday for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. ... More »
NEW YORK – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Long Island Rail Road have started a $120 million construction program to protect the Lo... More »
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CHICAGO – The Metra board of directors has approved a new policy to discourage patronage. All outside requests to hire or promote employees at Metra ... More »
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