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NYC Transit Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 service plan for NYC Transit: Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24: The New York City Subway will operate on a regular weekday schedule. New York City buses will operate on weekday schedules with minor timing changes, except for Staten Island, where limited stop routes S81, S84, S86, S90, S91, S92, S94, […]

LIRR Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 holiday service plan for the Long Island Rail Road: MTA Long Island Rail Road is adding 13 trains to its eastbound afternoon schedule from Penn Station on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, to accommodate the large number of customers leaving work early to begin their Christmas holiday. The additional service […]

Metro North Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 holiday service plan info for the Metro-North Railroad: Whether you’re looking to visit family, sightsee or do some last-minute shopping, MTA Metro-North Railroad wants to help you celebrate the holidays with trains and schedules to suit your needs. Please note that drinking alcohol on Metro-North trains and at our stations […]

S.I. Railway Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 service plan for the Staten Island Railway: Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24: The Staten Island Railway will operate additional express service beginning two hours earlier, from 2:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25: The Staten Island Railway will operate on a Saturday schedule. Friday, December 26: The […]

Pedestrian lives matter

Remember when the Department of Transportation seemed so conservative and car-oriented, when it looked like Mike Primeggia was going to be ramming one-way conversions down the throats of New Yorkers forever? Remember when that all changed?...Show More Summary

St. Cloud Metro Bus Selects Advisory Committee Members

St. Cloud Metro Bus recently created the Rider Advisory Committee to provide feedback and recommendations for improving operational or service issues affecting Metro Bus riders.

HDR Selected for D.C. to Richmond Southeast HSR Environmental Impact Statement

To improve passenger rail service and alleviate congestion between Washington, D.C., and Richmond, the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation has selected HDR to provide a Tier II Environmental Impact Statement for proposed high-speed rail.

PA: Ad Targeting Islam to go Before Judge

SEPTA general counsel Gino Benedetti acknowledged the importance of free speech but took a different approach during testimony before the judge Wednesday.

CA: Lack of New San Fernando Valley Rail Lines Draws Complaints

Helping Los Angeles shed its image as a car-dependent city, new rail lines are being built across the region at an unprecedented clip.

TX: Lanier's Legacy Extends From the Suburbs to the City

Lanier helped spark a development rush west of city limits and then, as mayor, prioritized intensive investments in the urban center designed to keep the middle class from fleeing to the suburbs.

NJ: Road and Rail Project Fix Likely to Cost You

Gov. Chris Christie and legislative leaders have been haggling in private for months about how to reinvigorate the Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), which for three decades has been the vehicle through which New Jersey pays for road and rail construction a

IA: Transit Systems in Need of State Funds to Replace Old Fleets

As federal funding dries up, Iowa's public transit managers are asking the Legislature for $25 million every year for five years to replace hundreds of aging vehicles in their fleets.

Gasoline price not the biggest factor in #publictransit usage

NYTimes.com: "Increased transit use also reflects an increasingly urban lifestyle by younger residents who demand more walkable, bikeable, transit-friendly communities, Ms. Scott said.More transit use is one sign of a shift away from a suburban lifestyle that characterized a previous generation but may not be compatible with newer ones, Ms. Show More Summary

Qatar Airways Takes Delivery of the First Airbus A350

Qatar Airways’ First A350 (MSN006) at the Airbus Delivery Center – Photo: Bernie Leighton | AirlineReporter Qatar Airways, to much fanfare, took delivery today of the first commercial A350-900. Not only is this the first serial production A350 to be delivered to a customer, it is also the first of 80 A350s headed for [...]Show More Summary

Foothill Gold Line Board Unanimous on 2015 Leadership

Glendora City Councilman Doug Tessitor and Claremont City Councilman Sam Pedroza will remain board chairman and vice chairman as Foothill Gold Line enters last year of construction

Traveling to and from Dallas Love Field Airport on the Love Link

DART's Love Link 524 operates between Dallas Love Field and Inwood/Love Field Station, providing an airport connection to the DART Rail Green Line and Orange Line.

Paul Neal Elected as IARO President

Paul Neal, a principal in the Washington, D.C., office of Parsons Brinckerhoff, has been elected president of IARO, the International Air Rail Organisation.

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