Tag Archives: Cleveland

Midwest rail plan is promising for Ohio

Although it is still a few months away from completion, the Midwest Regional Rail System (MWRRS) study by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and its consulting team is delivering some early returns. Those returns are in the form of ridership and operating cost-effectiveness projections that show Ohio has several potential intercity passenger rail routes deserving […]

CSX, Wall Street want a steel wall across Ohio

Imagine how Ohioans would react to a new Ohio Turnpike commissioner seeking to halve the busy toll road from six lanes to three. It would be soundly rejected and the commissioner promptly shown the exit. An equally zany idea is reportedly being pursued by E. Hunter Harrison, the new CEO of CSX Transportation Inc., one of […]

Northeast Ohio rail passengers rally at Cleveland to raise the alarm – and hope

For Immediate Release – June 23, 2017 Contact: Ken Prendergast, Executive Director, All Aboard Ohio (216) 288-4883 KenPrendergast@AllAboardOhio.org Click to download a printable PDF of this press release CLEVELAND – Northeast Ohio rail passengers gathered today at the Cleveland Amtrak Lakefront Station to sound a cautionary alarm but also a message of hope about federal […]

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 […]