Tag Archives: Ohio

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 […]

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 […]