Hot Off the Presses- Changes to the 2045 MTP

We could see this coming. What with all the new funding for transportation and carbon emissions legislation passed in the last year. That includes The Investment in Infrastructure and Jobs Bill (commonly known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill) and The Inflation Reduction Act which includes some parts of Build Back Better, is due to be … Continue reading Hot Off the Presses- Changes to the 2045 MTP

How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love California High Speed Rail

There was another subject I have been researching but this new video from Alan Fisher, aka The Armchair Urbanist, caught my eye. And ears, and brain. It is an important topic and this is why. In our efforts to progress our cause we have to learn to deal with criticism and ridicule. There are sites, … Continue reading How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love California High Speed Rail

Environmental and Economic Impacts of Rail Investment

Here is the second part of the report of my trip to Washington DC and Boston, Mass. These are some facts I learned about the environmental and economic benefits of passenger rail. The information may not surprise us but this is good to know. We need facts and evidence to answer our critics opposition to … Continue reading Environmental and Economic Impacts of Rail Investment