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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 […]

A multi-county transit system for NE Ohio?

At long last, the conversation has begun — about creating a multi-county public transit system of nodes and regional connectors for Northeast Ohio. It’s a vision that will include the best attributes of walking, bikes, private transportation network companies, circulator/mainline/rapid buses, modernized and expanded urban rail  lines, regional commuter railroad lines and multimodal stations that conveniently unite […]

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 […]

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 […]