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Trainnews - volume 12 - issue 090
Posted by: Espee99 ()
Date: November 09, 2019 01:30PM

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A Coaster commuter train crosses Agua Hedionda Lagoon in Carlsbad, CA as it heads north on BNSF’s former Santa Fe Surf Line on April 18, 2018. Coaster trains run 44 miles over the former Santa Fe’s Surf Line between Oceanside and downtown San Diego, making eight stops en route. Coaster service began on February 27, 1995.

Alex Mayes photo



Scheduled News


Three trains derail in Westmoreland County
[www.wtae.com]
and
3 trains derail in Hempfield; 50 railroad cars jump tracks; no injuries reported
[triblive.com]

George HW Bush's train to be part of his presidential library
[abc13.com]

LRT gremlins don't take weekends off, 'immobilized' train causes morning delays
[ottawacitizen.com]

Bullet train for Cascadia urged on despite electorate's anti-tax mood
[www.kuow.org]

More than two dozen train trips canceled Friday as RTD continues to deal with operator shortage
[www.thedenverchannel.com]

BNSF: Train speeds to increase starting Monday
[www.theadanews.com]

Chinese freight train skirts Russia on new route into Europe
[asia.nikkei.com]

California transit worker rescues man from oncoming train
[www.cnn.com]

Steam Train Still Out of Commission, Needs $150,000 in Repairs
[www.chronline.com]

Free SMART Train Rides For Vets, Active Military On Veterans Day
[patch.com]

California approves $3.2B bond for Virgin's $4.8B bullet train to Las Vegas
[www.constructiondive.com]

Russian Railway To Start Selling Train Tickets To Crimea Across New Kerch Bridge
[www.rferl.org]

Train derails, hits overpass near downtown San Diego
[www.10news.com]

LAX hits People Mover construction milestone on 2.25-mile electric train slated for 2023 debut
[www.dailybreeze.com]

Isle of Wight train service suspended again
[www.countypress.co.uk]

LIRR Train Project Coming To An End
[www.27east.com]

The CA high speed rail paves a path for a bullet train in Bakersfield
[bakersfieldnow.com]

McMorris Rodgers announces $11.3 million to fund train rail to Spokane International Airport
[www.kxly.com]

Wet leaves causing Metro-North delays
[www.nhregister.com]

Mumbai local train gets a swanky upgrade. Check out the new coaches
[www.livemint.com]

Railroad museum making progress
[www.chron.com]

Bid for Railroad Track From Chehalis-Centralia Railroad & Museum Is Accepted by the Port of Chehalis
[www.chronline.com]

Railroad groups seek changes to hours of service mandate
[www.freightwaves.com]

OmniTRAX is the First Short Line Railroad Named an American Chemistry Council Responsible Care® Partner
[www.businesswire.com]

Metro-North chief Catherine Rinaldi 'extremely confident' railroad will meet PTC deadline
[www.lohud.com]

CSX becomes first railroad to join Maersk blockchain platform Tradelens
[www.supplychaindive.com]

Amtrak, Seeking to Break Even, Sees Some Light at the End of the Tunnel
[www.wsj.com]

Positive Train Control implementation: Update planned for upcoming Railroad Safety Advisory Committee meeting
[www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com]

Conn. governor’s $21B transportation plan includes improvements to Metro-North Railroad
[www.rtands.com]

Rail union execs announce bargaining coalition's members
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Connecticut governor to invest $6.2 billion in rail
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

U.S. freight-rail traffic downturn continued through October
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Louisville & Indiana Railroad overpass project begins in Columbus
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

U.S. Rep. Granger recognized for rail policy leadership
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

North Carolina and Virginia Railroad upgrades infrastructure to handle heavier cars
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Duos' train-scanning technology helps railroad shippers win business back from truckers
[www.proactiveinvestors.com]

Extension granted for $177M Federal Railroad Administration funding for Chicago to Moline route
[transportationtodaynews.com]
and
USDOT extends funding deadline for Quad Cities-Chicago Amtrak route
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Metra spending $15.5 million on security cameras in passenger cars
[www.dailyherald.com]

BLET members ratify pacts with Transit America, Louisville & Indiana Railroad
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Rail supplier news from Keolis, Universal Logistics, Focused Technology, NYAB, Railroad Software and CARS
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Port of Virginia launches 55-foot dredging project
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

New Orleans RTA restores streetcar service
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

BNSF posts higher Q3 operating income, lower revenue
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Pete Visclosky brought South Shore Line improvements, Marquette Greenway to region
[www.chicagotribune.com]

Railroad leaders gather to exchange experiences, address longer trains, changing car mix and evolving train control automation
[newzjunky.com]

APTA: Public transit won at the polls
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

MTA Metro-North announces PTC now covers 90 percent of Hudson Line
[www.masstransitmag.com]

San Diego MTS trolley drives ridership spike
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Running Extra


Commentary: Is the Alaska Railroad on track to the “Lower 48?”
[www.freightwaves.com]

Golden Retrievers Take Over Train Station, Baffling and Delighting Commuters
[people.com]

Union Pacific’s Big Boy 4014 to lead 4141 Bush train into Central Texas and Brazos Valley
[www.cbs42.com]

Miniature horse rides San Francisco BART train
[www.foxnews.com]

All Aboard! The Plastic Bottle Ghost Train Arrives in San Leandro [had to include this as he lives down the street]
[www.nbcbayarea.com]

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