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METRO Briefs

Posted on December 19, 2008

NY MTA passes ‘doomsday’ budget

NEW YORK– The Mass Transportation Authority approved a “doomsday” budget that will rely on fair hikes and service cuts. The agency also had a message for both state and federal governments: “Help!” For the full story, click here.

DC Metro plans Inauguration Day charges

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority approved a measure, recommended by its GM John B. Catoe, to charge customers rush hour fares and $4 to park at station lots on Inauguration Day. For the full story, click here.

MCI reorganization plan approved

SCHAUMBURG,Ill.– A U.S. Bankruptcy judge ruled that MCI can send its reorganization plan out for a vote of its creditors. For the full story, click here.

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L.A. Metro reconsidering selling naming rights for trains, stations

Since board approval in December, the staff received new information from the Los Angeles County Counsel’s Office saying corporate naming decisions by Metro could lead to free speech entanglements

Metra chief Orseno to retire in December 2017

Orseno began his career in 1974 as a ticket collector on Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railroad commuter trains.

WSP | PB taps Werkmeister as nat'l strategic pursuit manager

She has 27 years of business development, marketing and sales experience, and has successfully led major strategic campaigns for large infrastructure pursuits across Southern California.

Cubic names Walker Ford VP/GM of Eastern region, Americas

This region includes Miami where the EASY Card revenue management system has become a major Cubic project, which recently expanded under a $33 million contract for upgrades to cloud-based services supporting mobile- and open-payment technologies.

New GSA partnership to reduce D.C. Metro energy costs

The partnership lowers Metro’s electricity supply rate within the District, and is expected to save the authority more than $1 million per year compared with existing supply rates.

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