Tag Archives: delays

August 2016 e-Edition newsletter

Download the August 2016 issue CLICK HERE to read the following stories: Transit crisis hits Ohio cities hard Ohio stations to proceed without TIGER grants Rail passengers continue to get priority over freight Want trains/transit? Tell your Congressperson! Cleveland transit funding backlog nears $2B Cincinnati faces deep transit service cuts after 2017 Illustrations of the Month/Cleveland isn’t alone Please contact […]

When a frozen Cleveland transit system melts down

MARCH 4 UPDATE: CLICK HERE to read an official statement from GCRTA GM/CEO Joe Calabrese “We apologize to our customers for significant service delays.” ALL ABOARD OHIO STATEMENT, March 2: Bad winter weather causes pain from exposure. It exposes poor planning, insufficiently-maintained equipment and infrastructure, and a lack of attention to detail in response to […]

Major delays, cancellations affect Ohio trains

At 3:17 a.m. today, Amtrak’s Lake Shore Limited (Chicago-New York City train #48) departed Chicago Union Station. In other words, it started its 960-mile journey 5 hours, 47 minutes late. The eastbound train was more than six hours down when it met and passed its daily westbound counterpart, train #49, somewhere between Sandusky and Toledo about […]