Tracks News - In this section you'll find news from cities around the country as well as interviews and general reporting on issues. It might be from a newspaper or a blog, but it counts as news.
Tucson: FTA Urges City to Buy Another Streetcar
Tucson's order of seven streetcars from United Streetcar, LLC isn't adequate to serve the city's four-mile line, now under construction, the Federal Transit Administration says. FTA recommends an eighth car be purchased...
New Haven: Plan to Right a Highway's Wrong
New York Times
In the 1950s, this city, like others, believed that the best way to get people back from the suburbs was…
Reconnecting America CEO John Robert Smith will participate in a panel discussion on Stations/Livability/Economic Development and Intercity Passenger Rail during the Council of State Governments' Eastern Regional Conference Annual Meeting and Regional Policy Forum in Portland, Maine, Aug. 15-18. Smith's panel will be held down the road at the Saco in the Amtrak station on Aug. 17.