April 16, 2014

GASPÉ, Quebec – Seasonal excursions along one of Eastern Canada’s most scenic branch lines are set to begin this summer. The Admiral Tourist Train has announced its 2014 schedule, w... Read more
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Tickets go on sale at 6 p.m. Wednesday for the “Detroit Arrow” excursion trains pulled by the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society’s former Nickel Plate Ro... Read more
PHILADELPHIA – SEPTA plans to restore all-night subway service on Fridays and Saturdays, at least temporarily, beginning in June, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. SEPTA’s proposed o... Read more
SPENCER, N.C. – The North Carolina Transportation Museum’s Streamliners at Spencer event will offer train rides behind several historic diesels during the May 29-June 1 gathering of stream... Read more
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DARIEN, Conn. – Genesee & Wyoming reports increase traffic volumes for the month of March. The regional railroad company moved 167,933 carloads systemwide, an increase of 13,916 carloads, o... Read more
CSX Schmidt
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A harsh winter and declining coal traffic have resulted in lower first quarter net earnings for CSX Transportation. The railroad reports net-earnings of $398 million, or $0.... Read more
BOSTON – MBTA has resumed service on its Green Line following a bomb scare near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Tuesday, on the anniversary of the 2013 marathon bombing, service on MBTA... Read more
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CASS, W.Va. – West Virginia state officials have started a discussion about a possible partnership between the state-owned Cass Scenic Railroad and the West Virginia Central Railroad. West ... Read more
ORBISONIA, Pa. – The famed East Broad Top will not return to operation for at least another year, according to a report in the Huntingdon (Pa.) Daily News. The narrow gauge railroad did not oper... Read more
CN 102
CHICAGO – Canadian National has repainted E9A No. 102 in a variation of its classic green-and-black 1950s paint scheme. The unit, which was repainted at CN’s Woodcrest Shop in Homewoo... Read more
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