Light Rail Transit (LRT)

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced a proposal to transform the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)…
March 05, 2019
Amtrak announced this week that it will provide matching funds to enable a federal grant to be awarded for safety and reliability upgrades on the…
February 28, 2019
Chicago-area Metra rail service suffers decreased ridership
Chicago-area Metra rail service suffers decreased ridership
In the Chicago metropolitan area, Metra Rail is the system that gets commuting workers in and out of the city. Its service runs nearly 50 miles…
February 21, 2019
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently released a status update regarding railroads’ self-reported progress toward full implementation of…
February 19, 2019
San Francisco’s Transbay Tube will receive a seismic retrofit
San Francisco’s Transbay Tube will receive a seismic retrofit
The San Francisco Bay area has become almost notorious for its high cost of living and the plethora of out-of-town commuters who may work in the city…
February 14, 2019
Sound Transit, the public transit agency serving the Seattle area, announced this week its completion of positive train control (PTC) implementation…
January 29, 2019
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York struck an agreement with Empire State Development Corp. and Amtrak that will lead to four…
January 25, 2019
The Bay Area’s newest transit system will reach an important milestone this week as the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) will surpass its 1…
January 17, 2019
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