Thales has secured a maintenance contract for the 2,400km route of the North South Railway (NSR) project across Saudi Arabia.
UK independent safety body Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) has released a report stating that deaths at station platform edges can be reduced with an industry-wide approach to tackling alcohol misuse.
Astoria/Ditmars Blvd-bound W departing the 36th Ave station. train line fans rejoice as your favorite Astoria line stepchild is returning to its oh so glorious roots when the MTA returns it to service on November 7th. The line will be returning back to the service hours & route it operated on prior to its cut […]
Catching up on some transit news, Gov. Cuomo announced the major investment of millions of dollars into projects for LIRR central hubs Hicksville & Jamaica. Here are the details via the press release I received: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced major capital investments to improve two key stations on the Long Island Rail Road’s […]
Bus riders in Vermont and southwestern New Hampshire take note -- the spirit of competition is in the air.
Testing of commuter trains and tracks between Marin and Sonoma counties continues virtually nonstop, but rail officials remain reticent about a start date for service.
The Huffington Post publishes an essay by Donald Cohen, Executive Director, In the Public Interest, who takes a hard look at P3s and the bankruptcy of TX State Highway 130, “the fastest road in America.” Cohen writes, “… recent newsShow More Summary
Providence Journal publishes an op-ed by Sam Bell, state coordinator of the Rhode Island Progressive Democrats, who contends, “When the General Assembly approved RhodeWorks, it was on the understanding that the 6-10 would not be rebuilt as is. Show More Summary
Orlando Sentinel reports, “Welton Cadwell said he intended to establish trust as chairman of the region’s toll road agency after it was roiled by controversy in 2014. But soon he will be giving up his seat and chairmanship on the Central...Show More Summary
Asbury Park Press follows Moody’s Investors Service’s recent report on the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, reporting “According a Sept. 14 report by Moody’s Investors Service, political interference and toll-wary drivers could put the...Show More Summary
NJ.com reports, “Dormant for months in deference to the federal investigation into Bridgegate, the Legislature’s Joint Select Committee on Investigations may be reconvened in order to get answers directly from Gov. Chris Christie about what the governor knew and when he knew it. Assemblyman John S. Show More Summary
Asbury Park Press reports, “Ranking Democratic state lawmakers are not ruling out impeachment proceedings against Republican Gov. Chris Christie, who federal prosecutors say knew about the 2013 scheme to close George Washington Bridge...Show More Summary
NJ.com reports, “New Jersey ranked last in the nation again in return of investment on road spending, coughing up a staggering $2.18 million per mile to rebuild and maintain roads and bridges, according to the latest Reason Foundation...Show More Summary
The Westerly Sun reports, “Construction is now underway along the Newport Pell Bridge as part of the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority’s 10-year capital renewal and replacement plan to ensure the safety and integrity of theShow More Summary
Bloomberg reports, “Patrick Foye, the head of the agency that runs the George Washington Bridge, testified that he believed employee David Wildstein was the “culprit” behind four days of access lane closings in 2013 but was protected...Show More Summary
The California Disability Services Association has named the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) its Employer of the Year for providing jobs to persons with developmental disabilities.
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) awarded the individual and organizational winners of the 2016 APTA Awards September 13 in Los Angeles, CA during the APTA 2016 Annual Meeting.