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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 […]

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 […]

November 2016 e-Edition newsletter

Download the November 2016 issue CLICK HERE to read the following stories: Columbus-Chicago passenger rail Tier I planning gains momentum Northeast Ohio regional transit considered University of Cincinnati Student Govt. endorses Uptown extension Connecting the Wolverine and the Keystone Want Amtrak expansion? Tell Congress today. Lake Shore’s Boston section returns with class Cleveland RTA hires […]

September 2016 e-Edition newsletter

Download the September 2016 issue CLICK HERE to read the following stories: Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar starts Sept. 9 Join AAO’s campaign to save Ohio transit Wick Moorman starts work as Amtrak’s new CEO Update on Amtrak, expansion federal funding Amtrak to invest $2.45B in NE high-speed trains Virginia moves forward on multimodal Atlantic Gateway Illustration […]