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Trains rolling on new triple track in Longview, Wash. A new third track between Kelso and Longview Junction, Wash., is operational and provides expanded capacity for both passenger and freight trains.
PANYNJ authorizes planning funds for PATH extension The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) Board of Commissioners authorized $57 million in planning funds for the first phase of the PATH system extension to Newark Liberty International Airport.
Sound Transit announces new timeline for ST2 and ST3 plans Sound Transit unveiled plans to kick off what the company calls "one of the most ambitious public transit capital investment programs in the nation's history."
MassDOT, FRA issue Draft EA for South Station Expansion The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) have published a Draft Environmental Assessment (Draft EA) for the South Station Expansion (SSX) project.
Amtrak prioritizes Penn Station improvement initiatives Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman detailed several initiatives aimed at strengthening the infrastructure and operations at New York Penn Station.

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trains-rolling-on-new-triple-track-in-longview-wash
April 28, 2017
A new third track between Kelso and Longview Junction, Wash., is operational and provides expanded capacity for both passenger and freight trains.
panynj-authorizes-planning-funds-for-path-extension
April 28, 2017
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) Board of Commissioners authorized $57 million in planning funds for the first phase of the PATH system extension to Newark Liberty International Airport.
sound-transit-announces-new-timeline-for-st2-and-st3-plans
April 28, 2017
Sound Transit unveiled plans to kick off what the company calls "one of the most ambitious public transit capital investment programs in the nation's history."
ns-evp-and-cfo-marta-stewart-to-retire
April 28, 2017
Norfolk Southern Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Marta R. Stewart intends to retire effective Aug. 1, 2017, after a 34-year career.
massdot-fra-issue-draft-ea-for-south-station-expansion
April 28, 2017
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) have published a Draft Environmental Assessment (Draft EA) for the South Station Expansion (SSX) project.
rameshwar-godara-named-senior-supervising-engineer-at-wsp-|-parsons-brinckerhoff
April 27, 2017
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff announced that Rameshwar Godara will be a senior supervising engineer at the company's Orange, Calif. office.
amtrak-prioritizes-penn-station-improvement-initiatives
April 27, 2017
Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman detailed several initiatives aimed at strengthening the infrastructure and operations at New York Penn Station.
mta-board-votes-to-accept-environmental-study-for-lirr-expansion
April 27, 2017
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board voted to accept the findings of the year-long environmental study for the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) expansion project, one of New York's most significant efforts to increase capacity...
nashville-selects-gallatin-pike-corridor-for-light-rail-project
April 27, 2017
Nashville, Tenn., Mayor Megan Barry said the city would pursue its first light-rail project along the Gallatin Pike corridor during her "State of Metro" address on April 26.
lacmta-to-study-sepulveda-pass-corridor-transit-options
April 27, 2017
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA) issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to study the feasibility of various transit modes and alignments through L.A.'s notoriously congested Sepulveda Pass.

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