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U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Makes $2.4 Billion Available for High-Speed Rail Projects
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced that he is making available approximately $2.4 billion, through a competitive process, to states eager to develop high-speed rail corridors across the United States. “The Obama Administration’s bold high-speed rail plan...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Statement on High-Speed Rail Agreement in Washington State
Washington, DC – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood issued the following statement: “President Obama's historic investments in a national high-speed rail network will enable America to win the future by creating construction and manufacturing jobs today and laying the foundation...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Statement on Florida Governor Scott’s Decision Decline HSR
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today made the following statement regarding Florida Governor Rick Scott’s decision to decline high-speed rail dollars.U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood: “We are extremely disappointed by Governor Rick Scott’s decision to walk...
LaHood "High-speed-rail will be our generation's legacy"
It is difficult to imagine what America would be like without its interstate highway system. For decades, our state-of-the-art roadways have been the world's envy – and rightfully so. They deliver products of agriculture and industry to market. They link people with schools, jobs, family,...
U.S. Department of Transportation Redirects $1.195 Billion in High-Speed Rail Funds
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced that $1.195 billion in high-speed rail funds originally designated for Wisconsin and Ohio will be redirected to other states eager to develop high-speed rail corridors across the United States. Wisconsin has suspended work...
Middlebury orders study to pin down rail station location
The town of Middlebury, Vt., is applying for a $15,000 federal grant to plan for a local, passenger rail station in anticipation of ramped-up train service along the western part of the state, the Addison Independent reports.Middlebury Town Manager Bill Finger said making progress toward a...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Announces $2.4 Billion for High Speed Rail Projects
WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced that 54 high-speed rail projects in 23 states will share in $2.4 billion to continue developing America’s first nationwide program of high-speed intercity passenger rail service.  The Department's Federal Railroad...
Strong Amtrak performance shows demand for passenger rail continues to grow
WASHINGTON – Amtrak set a new annual ridership record of 28,716,857 passengers for the fiscal year ending September 30 and collected a record $1.74 billion in ticket revenue. The strong performance is evidence that the demand for passenger rail service is rising and that more Americans are...
CREATE Signalization Project Begins Construction
In February U.S. DOT announced that the CREATE Program would receive $100 million in Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to complete five projects. Work on the first of those five projects began in July. The...
Secretary LaHood Announces $50 Million Recovery Act Grant for Vermont High-Speed Rail
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced $50 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act dollars for the State of Vermont to begin construction to improve 190 miles of track between St. Albans and Vernon on Amtrak’s Vermonter line. The improvements will result in increased...

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