Tag Archives: Columbus

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 […]

July 2017 e-Edition newsletter

Download the July 2017 issue CLICK HERE to read the following stories: Ohio cuts funding for transit, rail that create, access jobs and development NOACA OK’s a robust transit plan for Greater Cleveland Nashville studies airport lease to expand transit Ohio hosts a trio of “Rally For Trains” events Cincy transit vote delayed until after mayoral vote Illustration […]

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 […]

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 […]