The latest firm and client updates from around the web
Op-Ed: Transparent and responsive cost sharing is the key ingredient for intercity passenger rail
Amtrak’s national state-supported route policies must be reformed to unlock the potential of state-supported intercity rail in the United States.
Stockton Diamond Grade Separation Wins $20 Million USDOT Grant
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has awarded a $20 Million Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant for the Stockton Diamond Grade Separation Project. It is one of two awards to the State of California during the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 cycle and the only rail project in the United States to be selected.
Sens. Durbin, Duckworth Announce $12M FRA Grant for Metra
U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) announced Wednesday that Metra will receive $12,482,600 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation for rail improvements.
Rep. Daniel Lipinski Commentary on Surface Transportation
As the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee begins a surface transportation reauthorization, the rail industry is at a unique crossroads.
Metra awarded $17.8 million in federal funds to rebuild 120-year-old Irving Park rail bridge
Metra is getting $17.8 million in federal money to rebuild the rail bridge over Milwaukee Avenue by the Grayland Station in Chicago’s Irving Park neighborhood.