Category Archives: Weekly Rail Review

WRR – 03-18-2011

WEEKLY RAIL REVIEW FOR THE WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011 BY DAVE MEARS THE WEEK’S TOP RAIL AND TRANSIT NEWS (in chronological order): (MON) In response to congressional urgings, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood designated Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor Line … Continue reading

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WRR – 03-11-2011

WEEKLY RAIL REVIEW FOR THE WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2011 THE WEEK’S TOP RAIL AND TRANSIT NEWS (in chronological order): (MON) Torrential rains caused a notable washout on Metro North’s Danbury Line, rendering it out of service and forcing … Continue reading

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WEEKLY RAIL REVIEW FOR THE WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2011 THE WEEK’S TOP RAIL AND TRANSIT NEWS (in chronological order): (MON) The Washington State Department of Transportation, BNSF, and the Federal Railroad Administration announced an agreement that will allow … Continue reading

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WRR – 02-25-2011

WEEKLY RAIL REVIEW FOR THE WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2011 THE WEEK’S TOP RAIL AND TRANSIT NEWS (in chronological order): (MON) Legislation was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to extend and enhance the Section 45G Short Line … Continue reading

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WRR – 02-18-2011

WEEKLY RAIL REVIEW FOR THE WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2011 THE WEEK’S TOP RAIL AND TRANSIT NEWS (in chronological order): (MON) The Obama Administration proposed their budget for the Fiscal Year 2012.  The budget includes $8 billion in FY2012 … Continue reading

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