Transit Briefs: Amtrak, MassDOT, SMRT

Written by Carolina Worrell, Senior Editor
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Louisiana Amtrak passenger service between Baton Rouge and New Orleans is one step closer to reality now that the Surface Transportation Board (STB) has approved Canadian Pacific’s (CP) $31 billion acquisition of Kansas City Southern (KCS). Also, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will receive $2 million to use drones and sensors to monitor and analyze railroad infrastructure; and Maryland's FY24 budget includes a significant funding commitment for the Southern Maryland Rapid Transit (SMRT) project.

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