WMATA seeks master developer for Huntington Station

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is seeking a master developer for joint development at the system’s Huntington WMATA Station.

NJ Transit

Jameel to serve as NJ Transit’s chief technical officer

NJ Transit recently announced that Faisal Jameel has joined the company as chief technical officer.

Penn Station

PSNY track work to affect NJT, LIRR

Track work at Penn Station New York (PSNY) this summer will have effects on two public transportation lines—NJ Transit (NJT) and Long Island Rail Road (LIRR).


CAHSR releases Draft Supplemental Environmental report

The California High-Speed Rail Authority (CAHSR) has taken a step forward in its work on the Central Valley Wye portion of the Merced-to-Fresno section of the system with its release of a


CTA celebrates groundbreaking for new Damen Green Line Station

Chicago transportation leaders celebrated the groundbreaking for a new Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) station serving the Green Line at Damen Avenue and Lake Street last week.


Amtrak to continue Infrastructure Renewal program at New York Penn Station this summer

Amtrak is set to continue its Infrastructure Renewal program at New York Penn Station this summer, performing state of good repair work on JO railroad interlocking which directs Amtrak, Long Island Rail

Arizona’s Valley Metro opens new 50th St Station, focusing on accessibility

Local government leaders and community members gathered April 25 to celebrate the Valley Metro Regional Public Transportation Authority’s (Valley Metro) opening of the new 50th Street Station along Washington Street in Phoenix,

SouthWest LRT rendering

RailWorks lands $85 million deal for light-rail track in Minneapolis

RailWorks Corp. won a contract to build new 14.5-mile double track light rail track for the Southwest Light Rail Transit project in metropolitan Minneapolis. 

South Coast Rail

South Coast Rail wins funding, permits

The South Coast Rail project, which would restore commuter train service between Boston and communities in southeastern Massachusetts, has moved two steps closer to reality. But the state’s governor said trains won’t


Illinois state funding to support two new Metra stations

Metra, the commuter rail system serving the Chicago metropolitan area, allocated funding last week for two new Chicago stations to its capital program after the state of Illinois confirmed that it would