U S Railroad News 2011-02-10 18:40:00

Rail line repairs chug alongWorcester TelegramBy John J. Monahan TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF About 10000 people use the commuter rail line daily, but service from Fitchburg to Boston is extremely slow, …

City agrees to fixes on rail tracks used by tourist trainDayton Daily NewsBridge at four mile mark of track requires 120 new rail ties before track can reopen in spring. By Justin McClelland, Staff Writer 1:11 PM Wednesday, …

Possible rail line purchase progressesYour Ottawa Region2, councillors passed a motion to send Canadian Pacific Rail a letter saying the county wants “first refusal rights” on the Chalk River subdivision: roughly …

Canadian National Railway to spend $1.7B this yearMontreal GazetteBy Robert Gibbens, Montreal Gazette February 9, 2011 Canadian National Railway Co. plans to spend $1.7 billion this year on capital projects, upgrading its …

2 rescued from derailed NH locomotiveBoston HeraldThe New England Southern Railroad locomotive was not pulling any cars when it turned on its side Wednesday morning. A spokesman for the Department of …

Ohio Central to commission GenSetProgressive Rail Roading… of Transportation and Ohio Rail Development Commission to fund the rebuilding of a 1950s vintage locomotive into an environmentally friendly GenSet. …

Union Pacific sued over jackhammer injuriesSt. Clair RecordA Madison County railroad worker is suing Union Pacific Railroad after allegedly being hurt on the job. Patrick A. Welding filed the lawsuit Jan. …

AMTRAK 25 percent off Northeast Regional lineExaminer.comFebruary 9, 2011, Reuters: AMTRAK makes using rail transportation cheaper than the bus. Planning to travel to Montreal, Toronto, Philadelphia, New York, …