Latest High-speed rail in the United States Stories

2010-05-20 11:38:00

Study Would Analyze Increased Service for Lake Erie Corridor HARRISBURG, Pa., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania has applied for a $1.6 million federal grant from the High-Speed Intercity Passenger Rail Program to study possible expansion of rail service between Ohio and New York State through Erie, Governor Edward G.

2010-05-19 14:12:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With strong support from local officials, the California High-Speed Rail Authority has submitted three planning grant applications that could provide as much as $16.6 million in additional federal funding for the state's high-speed train project. The funds would pay for service development plans that would help keep the preparation of draft environmental documents and preliminary engineering documents on schedule in the Los Angeles to San Diego and...

2010-05-13 11:55:00

In the news release, US High Speed Rail Association Sets Conference in L.A.

2010-05-12 14:40:00

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from the US High Speed Rail Association (US HSR), legislators, and other business and civic leaders from throughout California will gather in Los Angeles to discuss the future of the nation's high speed rail system.

2010-05-12 13:29:00

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan America Society of Southern California (JASSC) and the Port of Los Angeles will present the Fourth Annual U.S.- Japan Green Conference: THE FUTURE OF HIGH-SPEED RAIL IN CALIFORNIA at The Omni Los Angeles Hotel in downtown Los Angeles on May 27, 2010.

2010-02-11 14:06:00

CHICAGO, February 11 /PRNewswire/ -- With federal stimulus funds for 13 high speed rail corridors only recently awarded, even more delegates and speakers are joining the incredibly timely 'Financing High Speed Rail USA' Summit, being held in Chicago this February 23-24.

2010-02-01 15:38:00

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), a global leader in high speed rail signaling technology, proudly advocates the Obama Administration's announcement of grants dedicated to high speed and intercity rail.

2010-01-28 12:42:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell said today that the investment of more than $26 million in two Pennsylvania high speed rail projects will help increase ridership, improve competitiveness and create jobs over the next two years.

2009-12-01 12:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT invites the public to participate in a three-day community workshop, Dec. 8-10, to discuss plans for the Mount Joy train station.

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