Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Columbus-Lima-Ft Wayne-Chicago passenger rail study released

How does traveling the 303 miles from Columbus to Chicago in 3 hours, 45 minutes sound? Or from Lima to Chicago in under 2 hours, 30 minutes? That’s what a mix of express and local service trains along existing but upgraded, arrow-straight railroad rights of way between these cities could accomplish at a cost far […]

July Local Meetings

All Aboard Ohio Local Meetings July 2013 CLEVELAND — July 13th/Saturday — 10 a.m.; 10th-floor conference room, City Club Building, 850 Euclid Ave. Contact Ken Prendergast at 216-288-4883. PROPOSED AGENDA: East-west Amtrak expansion, RTA construction/service updates, AAO kiosk at Amtrak station, Cleveland TOD on Tap tour Aug. 8/Summer Meeting Aug. 10. COLUMBUS — July 13th/Saturday […]

AAO on Cleveland-Cuyahoga County planned lakefront developments

Today, Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald and Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson announced a sweeping $350 million plan with funding to develop economic development projects from Public Square to the Downtown Lakefront. These improvements will include a large, convention center-sized hotel, redesigned Public Square and a walkway linking the hotel and soon-to-open Global Center for Health […]