U S Railroad News 2010-11-29 08:27:00

Weekly Rail Freight Continues To Post GainsDaily Markets20, 2010, US freight railroads continue to post weekly rail traffic gains, originating 297990 carloads, up 3.9% compared with the same week last year. …

Keep Ottawa Valley rail line: mayorCBC.ca(RailAmerica.com) Communities in the Ottawa Valley are facing the loss of a rail line that has connected them for more than 100 years. …

Holiday Train Supports a Good CauseWBNG-TVBy WBNG News Children of all ages bundled up tonight to catch The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train roll into town. Each year the railway sends its Holiday …

Switching yard plan recovers after falling off railsSioux Falls Argus LeaderWhen a new switching yard is built, city officials anticipate an industrial corridor between Sioux Falls and Brandon will emerge. It will have rail access …

Coal train derails south of PuebloDenver PostBy Kirk Mitchell A BNSF Railway train carrying coal derailed this morning about nine miles south of Pueblo, authorities say. The Texas-bound train with 120 …

Bids sought to build air-rail link spur lineinsideTORONTO.com26, to solicit interest from companies hoping to construct the spur, which will be the final section in the Union Station to Pearson air-rail link (ARL). …

Canadian rail carloadings up nearly 10% in SeptemberCanadian Transportation & LogisticsThe culmination of these activities resulted in total rail traffic rising to 24.3 million metric tonnes in September, up 9.5% from September 2009. …

Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation steams up to raise funds for Portland’s …OregonLive.comThe vision for the project is an interactive museum where people can come see and touch the engines Immel and fellow volunteers have labored over for so …

Students make train track safety PSAAustin NewsNow other students are taking part in a video project to educate all students about railroad safety. “It’s something that happened really close to home. …

Salem County still counting on $1.75M from DRPA for railroad rehabilitationNJ.comThough throughout the years the railroad project has become more and more of a financial burden for the county, there still may be some hope for the …