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Metro planning organizations form rail alliance

May facilitate planning for traffic growth on Ohio’s busiest rail corridor For Immediate Release April 11, 2014   Ken Prendergast Executive Director All Aboard Ohio kenprendergast@allaboardohio.org (216) 288-4883 The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA) Board of Directors today passed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to create a “northern Ohio rail alliance” among three Metropolitan […]

Annual Meeting, Gahanna, OH (Port Columbus area), 9:30 a.m. May 17

Join us 10 a.m. May 17 at the Golf Depot, 789 Science Blvd., in the Columbus suburb of Gahanna (exit 39 off I-270 to East Broad St. MAP) for a panel discussion of transportation and community development experts from Ohio and Indiana on the proposed Columbus – Marysville – Kenton – Lima – Fort Wayne […]

AAO: “Where are the trains & transit in ODOT’s Access Ohio 2040 plan?”

For Immediate Release Contact: Ken Prendergast, Executive Director 216-288-4883 kenprendergast@allaboardohio.org All Aboard Ohio this week thanked the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Access Ohio 2040 planning team for its detailed draft planning document, but wondered why so few ideas were offered for improving and expanding passenger rail and public transportation services. While 9% of Ohio households […]

ODOT urged to add transit, TOD in Cleveland’s ‘Opportunity Corridor’

For Immediate Release Contact: Ken Prendergast, Executive Director at 216-288-4883 or kenprendergast@allaboardohio.org  All Aboard Ohio is urging the inclusion of several transit elements to the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) addressing Cleveland’s Opportunity Corridor project. The suggestions were made in response to a November 14, 2013 letter from the  U.S. Environmental […]