Light Rail Transit (LRT)

Northgate Station light-rail
All images: Sound Transit
After 15 years of planning, design, and construction, Sound Transit’s Northgate Link extension will open on Oct 2, 2021. The 4.3-mile extension…
August 26, 2021
Sound Transit, the City of Shoreline, and King Conservation District in Washington State have announce a Trees for Rail program, a partnership to re-…
July 26, 2021
With help from federal COVID-19 relief funding, the Texas Transportation Commission has approved $89 million in transit funding at its June meeting.…
July 01, 2021
Late last week, U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Susan Collins (R-Maine), Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.), and…
June 29, 2021
L.A. Metro breaks ground on new Airport Metro Connector Project
Image: L.A. Metro
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority today held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on the $898.6…
June 21, 2021
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced a total of $250 million in federal funding allocations to 22 transit projects in the…
June 16, 2021
Lawsuit filed against City of Baltimore over accessibility of curb ramps, sidewalks
Image: Disability Rights Advocates
A class action lawsuit has been filed alleging widespread and ongoing violations of federal accessibility requirements by the City of Baltimore for…
June 14, 2021
The Illinois Department of Transportation is inviting the public to comment and offer suggestions on a new study assessing the state’s rail system.…
June 08, 2021
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