U S Railroad News 2010-10-18 06:04:00

Train ridership jumps in NC, far more than nationwideNews & ObserverNorth Carolina’s Amtrak ridership jumped 15 percent in the past year, compared to a national increase of 6 percent. The state-owned Piedmont, which travels …

Railroad re-regulation could come soonJacksonville Business JournalA Morgan Stanley analyst says the railroad industry could face … that a Senator named Rockefeller plans to push antitrust laws, don’t be too surprised. …

Port gets $13.5M for railCoos Bay WorldDeFazio helped force its sale to the port and secured $8 million in federal funds to buy it. “This is exactly the type of federal investment we need to put …

Group continues to pursue NS railroad purchase GA Covington NewsBy Gabriel Khouli The public-private partnership that formed to purchase 14.9 miles of abandoned Norfolk Southern railroad track in Newton County continues …

Kansas City Southern Declares Quarterly Preferred Dividend …Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas City Southern is a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in the U.S., Mexico and Panama. …

Amtrak project receives $10 million in stimulus fundsWQADThe Quad Cities is on the receiving end of a big chunk of change that’ll go towards the development of the new Amtrak station in Moline. …