Tag Archives: passenger

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 […]

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 […]

Report issued on Ohio passenger rail immediate needs

All Aboard Ohio has issued an important, detailed report (CLICK HERE, 6.3 mb) and four-page summary (CLICK HERE, 1.3 mb) in time for consideration by Ohio’s elected officials as they debate the next two years of transportation spending. UPDATE: All Aboard Ohio gives testimony Feb. 22 to the Ohio House Finance Committee READ: AAO Testimony-Finance […]

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 […]