Tag Archives: heavy rail

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 […]

Cleveland rail shutdown unavoidable

Part One of our series on challenges and opportunities of re-envisioning Northeast Ohio transit In five years or possibly less, east-siders in Greater Cleveland will be riding substitute buses to work, school or medical appointments. Their trips will take two to three times longer than the trains they used to ride. And they will ride […]

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 […]