U.S.-Mexico Border Rail Project Has Potential to Generate Mound of Debt
- New Jersey officials revisiting idea of merging highway agencies. Demenchuk, Michael // Bond Buyer;01/13/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30309, p3
Reports that New Jersey officials are considering the possibility of merging the state's three toll road authorities and its impact on the restructuring of the agencies' debt. Previous efforts to consolidate the agencies; Comment by Mary Francoeur, vice president and senior credit officer at...
- Mississippi Central's 120-class Mikados. Sebastian-Coleman, George; Witbeck, C.W. // Model Railroader;Jun98, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p78
Presents information on the delivery of four 2-8-2's number 120-123 class Mikados to the Mississippi Central in 1921. Features of the 2-8-2 design; Information on the aid given to the status of the train by the United States Railway Administration light and heavy designs of 1918; Details on the...
- THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE RAILROAD COMMISSION. Ayres, Arthur U. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Aug12, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p792
Focuses on the enactment of provisions to regulate state railroad traffic in Pennsylvania. Management of common carriers; Regulation of boiler construction and inspection; Restrictions in railway operations.
- POINTERS. // Rail Business Intelligence;5/17/2012, Issue 414, p1
The article offers news briefs related to railroads in Europe including Deputy Mayor for Transport Isabel Dedring's commitment to introduce Automatic Train Control on 48/o of London Underground rolling stock by 2014, offering of 5 pound discount to passengers by South Yorkshire PTE and approval...
- A bridge too far. Pascoe, Michael // Bulletin with Newsweek;09/09/97, Vol. 116 Issue 6088, p46
Presents the author's humorous look at the Darwin-to-Alice Springs railway. Railway as the key to improving the nation; Products in Adelaide waiting for distribution; Quote from `The Bridge Across the Crick,' by C.J. Dennis.
- Railway retained for recreational use. // Planning (14672073);10/15/2010, Issue 1890, p19
The article reports on the rejection to create a wildlife reserve and community woodland on a former railway in Kent, England after a decision that it must be kept.
- Strathclyde's success with Railtrack could help others. // Public Finance;4/15/94, p2
Reports that a Strathclyde passenger transport executive has won against rail authorities over track leasing. Refusal to pay contributions to fund local rail passengers; Charges for track leasing from Railtrack; Meeting with Scottish Office officials on government payment.
- Marketing this area's passenger train. Owsen, Dwight M. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;4/17/95, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p4
Opinion. Comments on issues surrounding the extension of Amtrak's Pere Marquette's Chicago-to-Grand Rapids passenger train service beyond April 1995. Business theories that support the improved-marketing approach for the train service; Contribution of food car and attendant; Need for the...
- Assembly keeps NAFTA train bill on track. // San Diego Business Journal;6/12/95, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p6
Reports on California Assembly's support of a bill encouraging the creation of a joint powers to reopen the San Diego, California and Arizona Eastern Railway.