U S Railroad News 2010-07-16 06:59:00

CARLOADS DECLINE, RAIL TRAFFIC MODERATES FROM HIGHS PRAGMATIC …By TPCAfter gangbuster readings in the last few weeks the most recent rail traffic data from the AAR shows a moderating traffic and carload trend.

BNSF withdraws from grant process for rail bypass West Central …MN, WILLMAR — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway has pulled out of the application process for federal stimulus money to help build a railroad bypass on the west edge of Willmar.

Locomotive deal sweetens Boise company’s outlook IdahoStatesman.com BY BILL ROBERTS – broberts@idahostatesman.com A $114 million plan for MotivePower Inc. to build 20 locomotives for the Boston area’s commuter-rail system …