April 16, 2014
Contractors will line more than 10,000 linear feet of newly excavated tunnels with permanent structural concrete walls, and install complex communications systems in Grand Central Terminal’s future Long Island Rail Road concourse.
March 26, 2014
The money will serve as a sort of bridge loan to help free up some of the money from longer-term pledges.
March 20, 2014
Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit officials have promised to hold off on cutting down a rare chimera redwood tree in Cotati, Calif. until they can explore other options.
March 17, 2014
The goal is to link students to the cultural district and ultimately bring a youthful presence back to downtown.
November 13, 2013
CHSRA is in escrow on just one parcel of the 370 it needs for the first 30 miles of construction in the Central Valley.
April 24, 2013
RTA’s proposal would almost double the size of the city's existing system. However, the plan depends on new federal grants or tax revenues. The agency projects the cost of all the new lines at more than $800 million.
August 14, 2012
Seating in each two-car train will increase by more than 25%, going from 76 to 96 seats, while still retaining room for luggage, bikes and surfboards.
January 11, 2011
Gov. Christie cancelled the ARC commuter tunnel after projections showed the project could go at least $1 billion over its $8.7 billion budget. The new deadline is Jan. 18, 2011.
December 3, 2010
A Hawaii DOT report claims that general excise tax receipts dedicated to the rail system are likely to be nearly one third lower than anticipated in the project's current financial plan.
January 5, 2010
Would give the public an opportunity to testify on whether the city's plans to mitigate the environmental impacts of the project are adequate.
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