Transit

The Transit Channel covers light rail, high-speed rail and bus rapid transit, along with the resurgence of streetcars in urban metro areas. 

News | January 18,2017

The region is being looked at for a more aggressive application of high-speed transit

News | January 17,2017

The city recently received a $1.1 billion “parting gift” from the Obama administration for CTA improvements

News | January 09,2017

President Obama has signed off on $1.1 billion for the rail line

News | January 06,2017

The $32 billion plan includes building a tunnel under the Hudson River

News | January 05,2017

Construction has already started on the $2.64 billion first phase of the project, and all Purple Line work should finish by 2035

News | January 04,2017

City authorities said the derailment caused traffic and transit delays near the Brooklyn station

News | December 28,2016

The $75 million grant will go toward the construction of the Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit project

News | December 21,2016

The $75 million grant will go towards the construction of the 10.5-mile line connecting Orem and Provo

News | December 08,2016

A new team of contractors will be selected by the end of 2017

News | December 05,2016

The $1 billion increase comes from financing costs not previously disclosed

News | November 28,2016

Hack forces transit authority to lift the gates, dole out free rides

News | November 17,2016

Track workers will wear a band that alerts them when a train is rapidly approaching a work zone

News | November 16,2016

Officials are under pressure to have the entire PTC project finished by December 2018 or face fines of up to $25,000 a day

News | November 10,2016

U.S. cities committed to paying for the rail and bus systems they want on Tuesday

News | November 04,2016

Three round-trip trains per day have been restored on the Amtrak route between Detroit and Chicago

News | October 26,2016

The transit board approved a plan to finance two major rail expansions

News | October 21,2016

The agency committed $300 million toward the replacement of the 106-year-old span

News | October 13,2016

The $48 million project included replacing steel and repairing the entire substructure on the 142-year-old bridge

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