Light Rail Transit (LRT)

It’s hard to know where to begin when discussing the current state of any industry. As much as it has impacted nearly every facet of public life, the…
April 30, 2020
The Regional Transportation District (RTD) introduced light-rail transit (LRT) in the Denver region with the opening of the Central Corridor in 1994…
April 28, 2020
FTA Acting Administrator K. Jane Williams with Sound Transit officials make FFGA deal in Washington State.
FTA Acting Administrator K. Jane Williams and Sound Transit officials make FFGA deal in Washington State. Image: FTA
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) this week announced a $790 million Full Funding Grant Agreement (FFGA) with the Central Puget Sound Regional…
January 23, 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
The Florida DOT (FDOT) today issued an immediate directive calling for the implementation of unprecedented rail safety measures and the launch of a…
December 06, 2019
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao recently announced significant plans to advance highway-rail grade crossing safety. Underscoring the U.S.…
December 04, 2019
L.A. Metro A Line (Blue) in service
Image: L.A. Metro (@metrolosangeles) via Twitter
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) recently reopened its Blue Line—now renamed the A Line—with ribbon cutting…
November 05, 2019
The Ohio DOT (ODOT) has announced an influx of $105 million in grant dollars to improve operations and mobility throughout the state. Nearly $70…
October 29, 2019
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