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TTC Woodbine Station reopens after upgrades Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) upgrades to its Woodbine Station are complete, following an overhaul to make the station fully accessible.

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A ground breaking ceremony was held Oct. 31 for the replacement of the Portal Bridge, a two-track 110-year-old swing span structure linking New Jersey and New York City.   The bridge spans the Hackensack River in Kearny...
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The Regional Transportation District (RTD) has been granted conditional approval from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to conclude testing along the G Line. While FRA's permission is a step in the direction RTD needs to complete...
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Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) upgrades to its Woodbine Station are complete, following an overhaul to make the station fully accessible. This latest rehab is a part of TTC's commitment to becoming fully accessible by 2025 under...
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NJ Transit is utilizing its two AquaTrack machines to clean fallen leaves off its rails. The AquaTrack equipment is a high-pressure power-washing system that removes leaves and oily residue from the tracks in an effort to...
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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced plans to expand New York City Transit's Enhanced Station Initiative to the 30th Av and 36th Av N, W stations. MTA says both stations will close temporarily during the...

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The intersection improvement project at Irving Park Road (Illinois 19) and York Road, which follows a railroad overpass companion project built on Irving Park Road, is now complete, according to The Illinois Department of Transportation...
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The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) will replace the railroad's 103-year-old Post Avenue Bridge that carries the Main Line over Post Avenue at the Westbury train station. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) says he new bridge...
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The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has awarded more than $3 million in industrial freight grants to eight projects.   The awards are page of the 2017 Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP), which supports projects that expand...
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Construction of Sound Transit's East Link light-rail tunnel has reached 30 percent completion, according to the transit agency. Excavation is expected to progress at approximately three to four feet per day. Sound Transit is utilizing Sequential...
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BNSF Railway has completed the replacement of the Washougal River Railroad Bridge near Camas, Wash., using innovative techniques that preserved delicate wildlife in the area. The Washougal River Railroad Bridge was originally built in 1908 and...

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