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Rail-Related News, August 6th-26th, 2019

SMART lays groundwork for sales tax renewal by voters in 2020; otherwise financial crisis starting in 2024 Uber, Lyft responsible for major increase in San Francisco traffic congestion San Francisco Muni opens new light rail platform for Warriors’ arena Salesforce … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, July 15-Aug 5, 2019

SMART reconsiders the role of “quiet zones” in light of recent “suicides by train” Minor changes in system maps have riled up BART riders in the past Since Brightline decided they need more stations between Miami and West Palm Beach, … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, June 15 – July 14, 2019 (Part 2)

College town in New York state wants its trains back after half a century since they were killed Yet another study delivered on upgrading the Altamont Corridor California state budget includes funding for stabilizing Del Mar Bluffs Caltrain planning to … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, June 15 – July 14, 2019 (Part 1)

BART plans to stop selling paper tickets by the end of 2019 BART to receive $300 million to begin project to expand Transbay Tube capacity Little annoyances on BART that passengers can do something about New light rail system opens … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, Saturday, September 8, 2018

  California Rail-Related News Items from September 1st to September 7th Canadian national government to kick in $1.37 billion ($Can) for Broadway subway and light rail in Vancouver, B.C. Solano County planners proposing changes to zoning around the new Fairfield-Vacaville … Continue reading

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