Short Lines & Regionals
Switching & Terminal
Subscribe to this RSS feed
For KC streetcar, discord over contract
Kansas City, Mo.'s City Council will vote on Sept. 12, 2013 on a construction contract for the city's 2.2-mile initial streetcar line, but approval reportedly is not assured.
San Diego MTS launches new mobile ticket app
Coordinating an introduction with the start of the NFL San Diego Chargers' 2013-2014 season, San Diego's Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) announced Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, the pilot launch of MTS…
Ontario: Scarborough should be subway line
Ontario Transportation Minister Glen Murray said Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, the province will pursue subway rapid transit as the mode for the controversial Scarborough Line in Toronto.
SYSTRA ramps up technical expertise
SYSTRA announced on Sept. 3 that it has “recently strengthened its team by bringing on new technical experts across a variety of rail engineering and operations analysis disciplines.”
Alstom wins Baltimore LRV overhaul contract
Alstom Transport Life Services, Alstom’s maintenance business in North America, has been awarded a $150 million contract by the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) to overhaul and modernize Baltimore’s fleet of…
TriMet readies mobile ticketing app
Portland, Ore.'s TriMet says it is ready to launch a mobile ticketing app Wednesday, Sept. 4, for TriMet riders with smartphones.
Officials: KC streetcar to land TIGER grant
Kansas City's initial streetcar effort will receive $20 million in additional federal funding once the next round of TIGER grants is officially announced, according to two U.S. congressional representatives from…
Edmonton LRT expansion suffers setback
Edmonton, Alberta's southeast Valley Line light rail transit expansion will not open in 2019 as originally expected, as the City Council declined to approve additional borrowing of C$515 million to…
Input sought for Norfolk Naval Station LRT
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) has scheduled three meetings in September to solicit public input on extending The Tide light rail transit to serve Naval Station Norfolk (Va.), including options to…
UTA readies Sugar House streetcar tests
Utah Transit Authority will begin test runs on the Sugar House streetcar line next week, the agency announced Wednesday, Aug, 28, 2013.
Page 8 of 50
More Rail Resources
Books & Training
Most Popular Light Rail
NCTD salutes U.S. military
Santa Ana next in line for LRT?
DDOT pleased by streetcar RFI responses
LRT defeat jeopardizes bistate bridge project
Houston LRT backers decry OK to divert funds
Railway Track & Structures Magazine
International Railway Journal
The Railway Educational Bureau
Marine Log Magazine
ABA Banking Journal
Sign Builder Illustrated
Bar Business Magazine
Copyright © 2013 Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.
Scroll To Top
Forgot your password?
Forgot your username?