By the end of the week the House and Senate must submit their annual appropriations request. We are asking Congress to include two new passenger railroad programs that were authorized in the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act.
We have great news from Michigan as a recent study on passenger rail service between Detroit and
Two recent Surface Transportation Board proposals, with far-reaching consequences, are being reviewed at this time. The proposals introduce a revised definition to passenger train on-time performance (OTP) and ‘preference’ over freight trains.
This past week the California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) released their 2016 Draft Business Plan
Proposals similar to MHSRA’s CrossRail Chicago project are popping up everywhere!
On February 9, President Barack Obama unveiled the last budget of his presidency, a $4.1 trillion plan that outlines spending for the next decade.
We have long advocated for rail connections to airports throughout the Midwest in cities such as Indianapolis, Saint Paul, Milwaukee and others. Today we are sharing a new opportunity for a transformative project at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.
German rail operator Deutsche Bahn’s (DB) newest train the ICE 4, formerly known as the ICx, recently completed a 12-week comprehensive testing program at Rail Tec Arsenal in Vienna.
Today we are encouraged by news that the Chicago Union Station Master Plan is moving forward.
On January 6th New York Governor Cuomo presented a plan to transform Penn Station and the adjacent Farley Post Office into a world-class transportation hub. The project is being called the Empire Station Complex and is estimated to cost $3 billion.