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Illinois awards $241M to freight projects Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) awarded $241 million to 23 state freight projects on June 5.
D’Orazio to WSP transit and rail Julie D'Orazio has been named national market leader for transit and rail at engineering and professional services consultancy WSP USA.  
CSX announces bids on six rail segments CSX Corporation (CSX) announced this week that the company is soliciting bids on six rail segments.  
CN plans yard expansion, maintenance in Manitoba during 2018 Canadian National (CN) plans to invest approximately CA$130 million (US$100 million) in Manitoba, Canada, this year.  
LIRR partners with Waze for crossing safety initiative The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Waze, a crowd-sourced traffic and GPS navigation software, are collaborating in an effort to improve safety for Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) passengers.  

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The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued a preliminary report on the May 19, 2018, derailment of a CSX train near Alexandria, Va.

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) issued a letter to mayors across the United States on June 8 pointing out the merits of the freight railroad industry to those who are at the front lines of local public policy decisions.

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA) is holding a series of three community meetings to discuss six concepts for a future rail line for the Sepulveda Transit Corridor project.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Waze, a crowd-sourced traffic and GPS navigation software, are collaborating in an effort to improve safety for Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) passengers.

 

Canadian National (CN) plans to invest approximately CA$130 million (US$100 million) in Manitoba, Canada, this year.

 

CSX Corporation (CSX) announced this week that the company is soliciting bids on six rail segments.

 

Julie D'Orazio has been named national market leader for transit and rail at engineering and professional services consultancy WSP USA.

 

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) will hold three symposia in Washington, D.C., throughout the summer to answer questions and address best practices surrounding the implementation of Positive Train Control (PTC).

Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) awarded $241 million to 23 state freight projects on June 5.

The feasibility of advancing the Dumbarton Transportation Corridor will be explored thanks to an agreement between the San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) Board of Directors; Facebook, Inc., and Plenary Group.