Tag Archives: trains

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 […]

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 […]

Feds lend Ohio hand to get back on the train again

The Republican-controlled U.S. Congress has extended its hand to states and regions to get on board in giving its constituents more and better transportation choices. It did so by offering new financing tools for improved passenger rail and transit services in the new 5-year federal transportation law passed this week. Now Ohio’s state government, metropolitan areas within […]

More Americans choosing trains, transit

Article written and contributed by Sally Gale, a Cincinnati native who discovered the convenience of trains & transit after relocating to the United Kingdom. In 2013, the American Public Transport Association reported that a record 10.7 billion trips occurred on public transport. Nor does this trend look like it’s slowing down. While we’re still a nation obsessed with car ownership, […]