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Pennsylvania approves $32 million in funding for rail The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission has approved $32 million in grants to 27 rail freight improvement projects that will help sustain more than 400 jobs across Pennsylvania.

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U.S. Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) sent a letter April 19 to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, which urged him to advise President Trump to rescind recent funding that could be used to...
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Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) awarded a signal improvement contract that will allow for work to begin on the next stage of Your New Blue – a project that will overhaul the O'Hare branch of the...
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Metra has announced several construction projects planned for 2018 aimed at improving track and bridge maintenance, upgrading communications and signaling systems and enhancing stations.     The commuter railroad has planned major projects to replace declining bridges along...
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The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) opened its second inland port, Inland Port Dillon, on April 16. SCPA says the facility was constructed to handle strong growth for the port's intermodal rail cargo volumes and...
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Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Board Chairman Terry Peterson and CTA President Dorval R. Carter, Jr., celebrated on April 15 the opening of the first of two new bus and rail terminal facilities at 95th Street.     Officials...

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Union Pacific (UP) will give Missouri's transportation infrastructure a $25 million boost in 2018.     UP's planned investment is intended to support several initiatives, including $15 million to maintain railroad track and $7 million to maintain bridges...
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Union Pacific (UP) will invest $24.2 million into its Colorado network as part of the railroad's 2018 capital program.     The anticipated investment is set to support several initiatives, with nearly $17.3 million going toward maintaining railroad...
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Union Pacific will invest $22.3 million into its Idaho network as part of the state's capital program for the year.   The majority of the investment, $16.1 million, will go toward track maintenance with $1.1 million to...
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Mosaic Transit Group has been selected by Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario as the preferred proponent for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Toronto, Ontario.     Mosaic Transit Group includes Aecon, ACS Infrastructure Canada Inc....
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The New Jersey Transit (NJ Transit) Board of Directors has approved the reconstruction of the Elizabeth rail station.     The project will deliver new inbound and outbound station buildings, longer platforms for additional boarding capacity and improved...

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