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Central Ohio passenger train advocates gather to sound alarm — and hope

Press Release – June 23, 2017 Contact: Jack Shaner, Chair, All Aboard Ohio (614) 309-1169 JackShaner29@gmail.com Elissa Schneider, Chair, TransitColumbus (614) 580-5109 elissa.k.schneider@gmail.com Larry Robertson, Coordinator, Central Ohio Group, All Aboard Ohio; Member, National Association of Railroad Passengers(614) 370-3447 Robertson.9@osu.edu Click to download a printable PDF of this press release Train advocates rail against Trump […]

Last chance to save access to jobs, health care, school, etc this year?

Legislative Update Ohio’s state budget continues to be at a critical juncture regarding public transit’s continued receipt of the Managed Care Organization (MCO) sales tax after this year. The Ohio Senate did not include an MCO fix in their omnibus budget amendment, but an amendment was passed in committee yesterday that will allow us to […]

Ohio Rally4Trains events June 23-24

For immediate release Contact: Ken Prendergast, All Aboard Ohio Executive Director, 216-288-4883 Summary of Ohio Rally4Trains events: Columbus – 11 am Friday June 23rd – NW corner of High Street and Nationwide Blvd, downtown Cleveland – 12 noon Friday June 23rd – Amtrak station, 200 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway, downtown Toledo – 3 pm Saturday June […]

June 2017 e-Edition newsletter

Download the June 2017 issue CLICK HERE to read the following stories: Columbus funds plan for passenger rail to Chicago via Fort Wayne, Lima Midwest rail plan sets new blueprint Windsor-Toronto HSR is finally progressing Chicago Union Station development announced National “Rally For Trains” events this summer RTA breaks ground on $7.5 million Campus station […]