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Grand opening set at Hamilton Station - Lebanon Democrat

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Lebanon Democrat Grand opening set at Hamilton Station Lebanon Democrat The grand opening will also be the venue for a luncheon for the 2013 Tennessee Public Transportation Association convention where members will ride the Music City Star and stop...
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High Speed Rail ‘would boost central belt’

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The Scotsman: Trains that can go from Glasgow to Edinburgh in under 30 minutes and on to London in two hours could boost the central belt as a world leading “mega region”, according to the Transport Minister.


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If you 've ever traveled by train in the U.K., you can understand the impact of thper passenger rail improvement.

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EDITORIAL: Extending South Shore is economic development - nwitimes.com

EDITORIAL: Extending South Shore is economic development
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Extend commuter rail service, and you'll encourage transit-oriented development.
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Portland-Auburn-Montreal passenger rail possible within the year

PARIS, Maine — Representatives from two passenger rail proposals looking to link Montreal to Boston through Western Maine say regular train service could start as early as next year.
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High-speed rail job training set for October - Fresno Business Journal

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High-speed rail job training set for October Fresno Business Journal The Building and Construction Trades Council will offer a new program under a $1.5 million state grant to provide pre-apprentice and journeyman upgrade training for high-speed...
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Passenger train to Bristol? Virginia officials have plan to bring rail service ... - TriCities.com

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Gillibrand: Private investors would finance high-speed rail - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Gillibrand: Private investors would finance high-speed rail - The Journal News | LoHud.com | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
Gillibrand: Private investors would finance high-speed rail The Journal News | LoHud.com The 2009 federal economic stimulus legislation contained $8 billion for high-speed rail projects, but efforts to make further progress have been stymied by...
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The Columbus-Fort Wayne-Chicago Rail Corridor Study business plan is based on a model that anticipates private investors will finance the trains and service, and of course, invest in real estate, business and jobs in the communities affected by the new HSR train service.

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A University perspective: Planes, trains, automobiles: an argument for high-speed rail service - The University of Alabama Crimson White

Planes, trains, automobiles: an argument for high-speed rail service, The University of Alabama Crimson White We live in a country that has been on the forefront of innovation for many years.
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Mexico announces plans to invest $100 billion in rail, ports, roads, revive ... - globalnews.ca

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Mexico announces plans to invest $100 billion in rail, ports, roads, revive ...
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Mexican government to invest $100B in infrastructure over next five years, including high speed rail. OK - let's get moving, U.S. Our competitor to the south just upped their game...

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CITY OF HIGHWOOD ANNOUNCES TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT ... - Chicago Tribune

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CITY OF HIGHWOOD ANNOUNCES TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT ...
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Public asked for input by filling out web-based survey available on-line through July.
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Study indicates high-speed rail has strong fina...

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Study indicates high-speed rail has strong financial possibilities Lima Ohio LIMA — An economic feasibility study to gauge the possible financial benefits of high-speed rail between Columbus and Chicago indicates it could translate to billions of...
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Crescent Communities Purchases Two Acres in Downtown Orlando's Central ... - Wall Street Journal

Crescent Communities Purchases Two Acres in Downtown Orlando's Central ... - Wall Street Journal | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
Crescent Communities Purchases Two Acres in Downtown Orlando's Central ...
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Major residential development planned near rail station.

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Kansas, Wichita seek federal grant to complete planning for passenger rail ... - Kansas.com

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Legislators hear pitch for high-speed rail - KTTC

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Legislators hear pitch for high-speed rail
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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- The time has come where special interest groups will begin fighting to get funding from the state's bonding bill.
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Another profit-based model for bringing high speed rail to a region, thitoons on Minnesota.

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High-speed rail service highlight of public meeting - nwitimes.com

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High-speed rail service highlight of public meeting nwitimes.com GARY │ Safe, reliable, daily round trip rail passenger service at up to 110 miles per hour on a dedicated double track between Chicago's Union Station and Detroit/Pontiac is a vision...
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CTA begins construction on Cermak Green Line Station | Railway Track & Structures

CTA begins construction on Cermak Green Line Station | Railway Track & Structures | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) broke ground August 29 on the new Cermak Green Line station, a $50-million construction project that will energize...
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Rail passenger numbers soar as people seek recession-busting savings

Rail passenger numbers soar as people seek recession-busting savings | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
Britain’s economic downturn is contributing to a major shift in the way many people travel by rail, a new report suggests. (Rail passenger numbers soar as people seek recession-busting savings: Britain’s economic downturn is...
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Video: Chicago Fan Zips Here Via High-Speed Rail For Sox-Tigers Game - Deadline Detroit

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Deadline Detroit Video: Chicago Fan Zips Here Via High-Speed Rail For Sox-Tigers Game Deadline Detroit Gather 'round, boys and girls, to see how we'll zoom between Detroit and Chicago "sometime in the not too distant future," as the description of...
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And one day, fans will also be zipping to TinCaps, Clippers, Cubs and White Sox games along the #Columbus-#FortWayne-Chicail corridor...

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Illinois is a bright spot for improved passenger rail service

Illinois is a bright spot for improved passenger rail service | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
He certainly hits one aspect of this battle for improved transportation straight on the bulls-eye. So far, the real beneficiaries have been the consultants and the numerous state ...
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Advocacy Group Launches New Effort To Support Passenger Rail Expansion In ... - WAMC

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Advocacy Group Launches New Effort To Support Passenger Rail Expansion In ...
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All Aboard: Rail Centric Construction Gets Back on Track - Urban Land (registration)

All Aboard: Rail Centric Construction Gets Back on Track - Urban Land (registration) | Passenger Rail Sparks Transit-Oriented Development | Scoop.it
All Aboard: Rail Centric Construction Gets Back on Track Urban Land (registration) The Train Shed planned for Burnham Place at Union Station in Washington, D.C.Today, with train travel regaining popularity—Amtrak ridership has jumped 49 percent...
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Construction of new rail stationbro along with additions and renovations bring myriad opportunities for private investment, public-private partnerships

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High-speed rail a solution - Toronto Star

High-speed rail a solution Toronto Star Analysts with a broad vision said at the time that nearly one-third of all flights at these three airports were indeed travelling between these three cities only and that a high-speed rail corridor serving...
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Commuter rail eventual option for Muncie - Muncie Star Press

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Commuter rail eventual option for Muncie Muncie Star Press The idea behind transit oriented development is that new businesses will be attracted near the commuter rail, due to the opportunity it brings with employment and its ability to efficiently...
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Commuter rail for Muncie, IN? Opportunities for TOD + connection to/from Indianapolis.

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Study: Rail Corridor Could Boost Region Economy...

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Study: Rail Corridor Could Boost Region Economy Inside INdiana Business (press release) The Northeast Indiana Passenger Rail Association Inc.-commissioned study estimates the corridor reaching from Columbus, Ohio to Chicago could result in nearly...
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Passenger rail service in the Chicago-Fort Wayne-Columbus, OH corridor will bring economic benefits to region.

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DEARBORN: Planners share more refined ideas for area around train station - Dearborn Press and Guide

DEARBORN: Planners share more refined ideas for area around train station
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The transit-oriented development plan has been in the works since last fall, but how or if the plans will become reality is unclear.
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TOD with passenger rail station sparks opportunity and creative design ides.

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