U S Railroad News 2010-10-25 18:43:00

Union Pacific sees slow US growth continuingKHOUAP NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s largest railroad says the economy’s on track to improve, but it’s all uphill. Union Pacific Corp. said Thursday that …

Secretary Ray LaHood confirms ARC project over budgetnewjerseynewsroom.comChris Christie’s office on Friday announced that US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood had confirmed that the ARC commuter rail tunnel project is over …

Waterloo gets $1.8 million grant for Amtrak stationNews SentinelBy Bob Caylor Waterloo has been awarded a $1.8 million federal grant to make itself a better stop on Amtrak’s rail runs between Chicago and the East Coast. …

Feds OK CSX plan to reduce rail runsWatertownDailyTimes.comOfficials have pointed to previous efforts by CSX to sell the Massena line as a sign that rail service might, in the future, completely disappear. …

Johnson City asks for state grant to save Clinchfield Railroad depot, renovate …WREG(AP) — The Johnson City Commission has voted to apply for a state grant to renovate a century-old downtown railroad depot. Commissioners voted Thursday to …