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First contract for Glendora-Montclair Gold Line segment awarded The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority Board of Directors approved the first contract for the project's Glendora to Montclair phase at its Sept. 27 meeting.

nyct-incorporating-subway-action-plan-into-fastrack-maintenance
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) began an extensive list of maintenance, cleaning and repair work that will be performed during the next two weeks, on the 1, 2 and 3 lines between 34 St-Penn Station...
go-transit-whitby-facility-to-open-december-2017
The new GO Transit Whitby Rail Maintenance Facility is nearing completion after more than two and a half years of construction. The project, which began in March 2015, consists of a 500,000-square-foot facility that will include...
nvta’s--billion-build-out-strategy
WMATA Metrorail extensions, capacity and service enhancements for Virginia Railway Express (VRE) and new light rail transit (LRT) are among the numerous projects proposed by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) in a TransAction Plan...
deis-released-for-septa-king-of-prussia-extension
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement review (Draft EIS) for Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority's (SEPTA) King of Prussia Rail Project (KOP Rail).  KOP Rail is a proposed extension of SEPTA's...
rtd-receives-fra-approval-to-finish-g-line-testing
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...

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. This latest rehab is a part of TTC's commitment to becoming fully accessible by 2025 under...
smart-offers-free-service-during-wildfires
As wildfires burn in its service region, Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) will continue to provide free train service for passengers through Sunday, Oct.15 to assist evacuees and others who need transportation options.   The rail transit...
rta-lee-shaker-station-upgrades-complete
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) along with officials of the City of Shaker Heights will participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the newly upgraded Lee-Shaker Station on the authority's Green Line. The $1.7-million upgrade...
nj-transit-combats-slippery-rail
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...
nyc-transit’s-enhanced-station-initiative-expands-to-astoria-line-stations
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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