The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a Final Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed AirTrain replacement at Newark Liberty International Airport, keeping the project on track and sustaining the Port Authority’s commitment to creating world-class AirTrain systems across its airports.
On July 23rd, the Metrolink Board of Directors certified the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for its Simi Valley Double Track Project, which is designed to increase train capacity on Metrolink’s Ventura County Line and the existing Simi Valley Station.
The July/August Senate session will focus on a bipartisan infrastructure bill that Democrats hope to pass in the fall.
Brightline West is moving forward with land acquisition.
Winter in Canada sees more rail/highway grade crossing accidents during the winter than during any other season of the year.
Sound Transit is moving forward with the light rail bridge over I-5.
The MTA Office of the Inspector General has had it’s hands full lately.
The Chicago Transit Board [last week] approved Lester Barclay as its next chairman.
Brightline signal testing is underway between Palm Beach County through West Palm Beach.
RT&S has reported on the troubles of the Maryland Department of Transportation’s Purple Line several times over the past year. Recent news indicates there may be a glimmer of hope.