Tag Archives: funding

Feds boost rail funding; will Ohio sit this out, too?

In its 2018 appropriations bill for Transportation-Housing Urban Development (THUD), Congress is providing a major boost to passenger rail funding that will improve rail safety, reliability, convenience, accessibility and speed. But will Ohio sit out this opportunity as it did before by scuttling its 3C rail project in 2010? The bill includes $2.813 billion for intercity passenger rail […]

Dear Gov. Kasich: fund transit now!

All Aboard Ohio Joins Effort to Encourage Governor, Legislative Leaders to Focus on Accessible, Affordable, and Sustainable Public Transit Options December 14, 2016 For Immediate Release CONTACT: Ken Prendergast 844-464-7245 Press Release PDF also available on All Aboard Ohio letterhead HERE Led by All Aboard Ohio, today a diverse group of advocates delivered a message […]

Ohio faces major transit funding crisis!

Two years ago, the Ohio Department of Transportation estimated in an important study that public transportation agencies across the state will need nearly $570 million per year in additional funding to meet identifiable needs. That amount of state support would put Ohio, the nation’s seventh-most populous state, among its peers – the other top-10 states in […]

Vision: restructure, rebuild & expand NEO transit

Part Two of our series on challenges and opportunities of re-envisioning Northeast Ohio transit Northeast Ohioans care about their region and its quality of life. They care about it so much that All Aboard Ohio is willing to bet they’ll come together to take a hard look at everything involving the region’s public transportation offerings. Everything […]