Monthly Archives: September, 2015

Cleveland’s looming rail shutdown

In the next few years, the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA) may be compelled to shut down one or all of its three rail lines just as millennials and real estate developers are repopulating city neighborhoods and making rail more cost-effective here. That bright future may be derailed by multiple factors converging at the […]

Toledo MLK Plaza’s 65th anniversary

An enthusiastic and attentive crowd of people were in attendance at the 65th Anniversary celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza (Central Union Terminal) on September 22, 2015. Participants in the planning were TMACOG, Amtrak, Port Authority, NOPRA, All Aboard Ohio, Toledo History Museum, Toledo Public Library, The Toledo Blade, University of Toledo, Photographer […]

New report: restore passenger rail to Columbus, Dayton, Youngstown; expand service to other Ohio cities

UPDATED WITH SEVENTH BOARD-APPROVED ROUTE EXPANSION For Immediate Release Contact: Ken Prendergast, All Aboard Ohio Executive Director, 844-GO4-RAIL (toll free) What if Ohioans in small towns and big cities could access more frequent, faster, reliable and conveniently scheduled passenger rail services? What if those trains offered low fares and on-board amenities like WiFi, conference space, cafe service, […]

Thomas R. Pulsifer, 1943-2015

CLICK HERE to download the 6MB tribute to and presentation about Tom Pulsifer, given by AAO Executive Director Ken Prendergast the association’s Fall Meeting held Oct. 31, 2015 in Toledo. XENIA — Thomas Richard Pulsifer, 72, of Xenia, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, at Greene Oaks Health Center. He was born Aug. 2, 1943, in […]