Light Rail Transit (LRT)

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) will be releasing a joint study with the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) during its…
October 09, 2019
The U.S. DOT’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) this week issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity for the Federal-State Partnership for State of…
October 08, 2019
Tempe Streetcar project Valley Metro Arizona
Image: Federal Transit Administration
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $75 million grant to Valley Metro in Arizona for the Tempe Streetcar project. The goal of…
September 25, 2019
The Chicago Transit Authority this week held an event for members of the media to discuss and detail its $2.1 billion Red-Purple Line Modernization…
September 06, 2019
Valley Metro light-rail transit
Image: Valley Metro
Phoenix voters this week rejected an initiative that would have halted all light rail construction and prohibited future rail investments in the city…
August 29, 2019
Rendering of the Genesee Viaduct; Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project
A rendering of the Genesee Viaduct, one of three viaducts on the Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project. Image courtesy WSP.
The Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project (MCCTP) is the largest transit infrastructure project currently under construction in San Diego, California.…
August 14, 2019
Valley Metro’s light-rail transit Arizona
Valley Metro’s LRT will increase to a 50-mile system with multiple extensions planned through 2030.
Many years ago, Tempe was a quaint suburban community east of central Phoenix. Things changed over the years as Arizona State University (ASU) grew…
August 14, 2019
The U.S. DOT's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced a total of $300 million in federal funding allocations to three rail transit…
July 17, 2019
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