No injuries in Amtrak derailment outside Union Station
According to several local news sources, no injuries were reported when Amtrak’s combined Lake Shore Limited from Boston and New York derailed just outside Chicago Union Station this morning. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
—Passenger Train Journal
July 24, 2017
Connecticut DOT has chosen TransitAmerica Services and Alternate Concepts to be the operators of the new Harford Line service between New Haven, Conn., and Springfield, Mass.
July 12, 2017
Working for 18 months without a contract, the Chicago Transit Authority workers represented by Amalgamated Transit Union Local 308 voted to strike in response to failed negotiations.
July 3, 2017
Only minor injuries reported when an Amtrak Cascades train derailed Sunday afternoon near Steilacoom, Wash.
June 9, 2017
VIA Rail’s remote services between Winnipeg and Churchill, Man., have been suspended since May 23 due to extreme flood damage along the Hudson Bay Railway.
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