High-Speed Rail

Here is a round-up of some news stories you might have missed this week:   A plan to build a high-speed rail line between Southern California and Las…
July 02, 2020
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), a research group financed by U.S. insurers, released a study in which it found that self-driving…
June 05, 2020
In an interview with Wired magazine, U.S. Representative Seth Moutlon (D.-Mass.) unveiled his national plan for building a high-speed rail network…
May 22, 2020
Dozens of state lawmakers this week signed a letter urging the U.S. DOT to terminate all further actions associated with the 240-mile route high-…
April 08, 2020
Moving America Forward transportation infrastructure
Image: ARTBA
Four Democratic presidential candidates discussed infrastructure challenges at a Feb. 16 campaign forum billed as the first-ever to focus on the…
February 20, 2020
California High-Speed Rail Authority bullet train
Rendering of a possible California high-speed train concept. Image: California High-Speed Rail Authority
The California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) recently issued its Draft 2020 Business Plan for public review and comment. The plan affirms the…
February 19, 2020
New Acela tracks at Hornell, New York, Amtrak
Image: Amtrak
Amtrak is setting a new milestone by beginning high-speed rail testing of the first train set in its new Acela fleet. The first of Amtrak’s 28 new …
February 18, 2020
Gov. Ralph Northam (D-Virginia) this week announced an agreement between the Commonwealth of Virginia and CSX to expand reliability and service on…
December 20, 2019
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