U S Railroad News 2010-11-01 09:38:00

Union Pacific Railroad Announces Operating Department Appointments …Omaha, Neb., October 28, 2010 – Union Pacific Railroad has announced the following Operating department appointments, effective Nov. 1.

Rail right-of-way plan up to Tulare County Board of SupervisorsVisalia Times-Delta… for the Tulare County Association of Governments to buy the right-of-way for the East Side Rail Line will be before the Board of Supervisors Tuesday. …

$10M loan to expand grain train-loading facilityNTV(AP) – The US Agriculture Department has announced that Nebraska will receive a $10 million loan to expand a grain train-loading facility near Alliance. …

CN Q3 net income upAmerican ChronicleCanadian National Railway Company, or CN, has reported a net income of C$556 million, or C$1.19 per diluted share, for the third quarter ended September 30, …

Jackson & Lansing Railroad Co. buys 47 miles of trackMLive.comA railroad company that serves Jackson and Lansing recently bought 47 miles of track between the two cities from Norfolk Southern Railway Co. …

Stewartstown RR could be declared abandonedYork Daily RecordBy JEFF FRANTZ York, PA – The beginning of the end might be coming for the Stewartstown Railroad Company. The estate of the historic railroad’s former …

Cherokee rail line removal starts today IO Chronicle TimesThe CN Railroad project, removing rail line and ties in Cherokee from the vacated rail line – beginning at West Cherry Street and continuing northeast …

Roanoke hosts passengers on fall excursion train rideRoanoke TimesThree Amtrak locomotives, traveling Norfolk Southern tracks, pulled the chartered, round-trip excursion, its 25 cars and a sold-out crowd of 944 passengers …