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Catskill Mtn. RR Continues Battle with Shortsighted Officials…

KINGSTON, NY - July 2, 2013 - The agenda of several short-sighted officials in both the local and county-level government of Kingston and Ulster County, New York, has taken the…

CN North Shore Feasibility Pullout Cancels Sept-Iles Deal…

TORONTO, ON - July 2, 2013 - Champion Iron Mines Limited (Champion) has announced that on June 28, 2013, it provided notice to the Sept-Iles Port Authority (Quebec) terminating the July…

CSX Kicks Off 8-Day Maintenance Jamboree…

JACKSONVILLE, FL - July 2, 2013 - CSX employees kicked off an eight-day maintenance marathon on Monday, designed to complete work that would normally take 18 weeks. This accelerated timeline…

ARRA Funds Enhance Rail Safety on NC Piedmont Route…

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 2, 2013 -  The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) announced on Monday that the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has begun construction…

Amtrak Partners in “PAJANIMALS Pack Your Pajamas Sweepstakes”…

HOLLYWOOD, CA - July 2, 2013 - Pack your pajamas and prepare for a chance to win a fun, family train trip courtesy of Amtrak and The Jim Henson Company,…

BPRR Flood Damage Forces WNYP Weekend Detour…

BPRR Flood Damage Forces WNYP Weekend Detour…

DRIFTWOOD, PA - July 1, 2013 - Heavy rains last week in Pennsylvania left a portion of the Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad's Laurel Subdivision mainline washed out and damaged between…

CSXT CPLs Fall Today on Cincinnati Term. Subdivision…

CSXT CPLs Fall Today on Cincinnati Term. Subdivision…

CINCINNATI, OH - July 1, 2013 - CSX Transportation has taken the next step in the removal of the classic Baltimore & Ohio-style Color Position Light (CPL) signals along portion…

Progress Rail Donates SD40-2 to OTC in Georgia…

Progress Rail Donates SD40-2 to OTC in Georgia…

WAYCROSS, GA - July 1, 2013 - Barring unforeseen circumstances, an EMD Locomotive will travel down Carswell Avenue in Waycross, Georgia today as part of its journey to Okefenokee Technical…

Metro-North Adjusts Schedule for Summer Maintenance…

NEW YORK, NY - July 1, 2013 - Metro-North Railroad will be conducting a comprehensive right-of-way improvement program in the Bronx between Melrose and Woodlawn for nine weeks from July…

Amtrak Service Normalizing Following CSXT Derailment…

FONDA, NY - July 1, 2013 - Amtrak service west of Albany, New York is closer to being returned to normal following the interruption of service after a CSX Transportation…