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Rail-Related News, Friday, September 28, 2018

Photo credit: Sharon Hahn Darlin via Curbed SF Additional train between Chicago and Minneapolis-St. Paul feasible, study finds Backs of California gas tax repeal start new initiative to scrap high-speed rail project in 2020 “Transit Week” gets off to normal … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, Monday, September 24, 2018

Improved rail technology prompts ideas for light rail to Ontario, CA airport and DMUs on Metrolink San Bernardino line Despite BART’s efforts, plaza at 16th Street station in S.F. remains yucky Is the Trump Administration purposely holding up New Starts … Continue reading

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Rail-Related News, Friday, September 14, 2018

Elon Musk gets something besides rockets, batteries and electric cars right (but nothing about Hyped Loop) BART to San Jose, you know, IN SILICON VALLEY, delayed again due to improper computer equipment Clipper Card to get $200 million overhaul…maybe you’ll … Continue reading

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“Miss Alignment” Visits Los Angeles Union Station: Part I

Wallet Lifted, Union Station Security Needs Upgrade By Susan McAdams, TRAC Board Member, August 30, 2018 Dear Metro Board Members, On August 14, 2018 at 12:50 PM, my wallet was stolen from my purse while I was eating at the … 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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Rail-Related News, Thursday, August 30, 2018

This has absolutely nothing to do with transit and rail, but it’s cute! Have good Labor Day weekend! Replacing BART turnstiles may cost up to $200 million When will San Francisco truly be “transit first?” BART starting to much more … Continue reading

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