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Volume 14 - issue 028
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Date: July 10, 2021 08:48AM


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UP 1979, WE ARE ONE was on display at the Sunset Station in San Antonio TX. SP 794, a 2-8-2 which is on permanent display kept her company. The only folks around were a few railfans, and a couple of curious passerby’s.

Norm Schultze photo



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Scheduled News


Railway research body develops versatile black box for trains
[www.ajudaily.com]

Las Vegas train station land was once eyed for casino project
[www.reviewjournal.com]

Canada orders 48-hour halt to train movement in parts of B.C. after wildfires
[www.reuters.com]

Dallas-Houston bullet train opposition group wants Texas Supreme Court to reconsider its case
[www.dallasnews.com]

Redlands eyes safety as passenger trains proposed for San Timoteo Canyon
[www.redlandsdailyfacts.com]

Siemens lands $3.4 billion hybrid train order from U.S. Amtrak
[www.reuters.com]
and
Amtrak’s fleet modernization plan includes historic firsts
[runwaygirlnetwork.com]

'Maglev' train debate hits high speeds in Baltimore
[foxbaltimore.com]

Glass-bottomed panda train debuts in China
[www.cnn.com]

TRA reforms progressing in wake of deadly train crash: MOTC
[focustaiwan.tw]

BNSF Railway says vehicle struck a mixed-freight train Tuesday night near Commercial Street
[www.news-leader.com]

Mexico City-Toluca train 7 years under construction, 3 more to go
[www.laprensalatina.com]

State to welcome back Amtrak trains with special events
[vermontbiz.com]

The Future of Italy's Dolce Vita Might Be on These Luxury Sleeper Trains
[www.travelandleisure.com]

Battery-powered trains could be a climate game changer. Is everyone all aboard?
[www.latimes.com]

South Africa’s Transnet Investigates Coal Train Line Derailments
[www.bloomberg.com]

Canadian National makes final pitch for $33.6B railroad deal
[www.americanpress.com]

Canadian National’s final railroad pitch impacts possible BR-NOLA passenger service
[www.businessreport.com]

Biden to Target Railroads, Ocean Shipping in Executive Order
[www.wsj.com]
and
The impact of Biden's executive orders on the railroad industry
[www.bnnbloomberg.ca]

Railroad Company CSX Files More Information In Pan Am Takeover Quest
[www.mainepublic.org]

Report: Railroads adapted to volatile pandemic conditions
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Oceanside’s railroad quiet zone takes effect this week
[www.sandiegouniontribune.com]

UP closes railroad line through northern California until Lava Fire damage is repaired
[www.statesmanjournal.com]

Former treasurer of Port Huron and Detroit Railroad Historical Society gets jail time for larceny
[www.thetimesherald.com]

STB Chair Oberman ‘welcomes’ Biden’s executive order
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Tshiuetin Rail Receiving C$55MM to Modernize
[www.railwayage.com]

IAIS marks founder Banner's centennial
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Historic steam locomotive finds a new home at Niles Canyon Railway
[www.pleasantonweekly.com]

CSX reports ESG progress made in 2020
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

NC Railroad Records Record Highest Growth in Freight Revenue
[illinoisnewstoday.com]

How the cruel Denver winters devastated RTD’s oldest railroad traces
[dailycoloradonews.com]

BART turns to goats to help manage vegetation
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Union Pacific's 'Big Boy' to return to North Platte during Rail Days Aug. 6-8
[kearneyhub.com]

Towhey: Union Push for Increased Staffing At Odds With Green Goals of Expanded Rail
[roanoke.com]

CP (CP) Comments on Biden Executive Order Addressing Competition in the American Economy
[www.streetinsider.com]

District judge orders Union Pacific to keep jobs in Palestine for now
[www.kltv.com]

Uzbekistan to extend railroad from Surkhandarya to KP province: Ambassador
[dailytimes.com.pk]

Caltrain delays station opening
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Running Extra


A Guest Appearance: Rail speeders whiz down the Ithaca Central Railroad
[www.ithaca.com]

Are Electric Trains the Future for the American Railroad?
[www.govtech.com]

FreightWaves Classics: Federal Railroad Administration focuses on railroad safety
[www.freightwaves.com]

Know the Road with the CHP: Do you legally have to keep the road clear for cross traffic?
[abc30.com]

Two Projects for the Eel River Gain Momentum
[baynature.org]

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