7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Mexico plans passenger rail revitalization, high-speed rail line

(Source: Washington Post, February 4, 2013)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mexico’s 19th-century leaders spent lavishly to bring the railroad to their young republic, eager to show the world that they were building a modern, technologically advanced nation. More than 100 years and a few upheavals later, with Mexico’s economy barreling forward but its pride in need of a boost, new President Enrique Peña Nieto has outlined a grand vision to showcase the country’s renewed prosperity and engineering might. He’ll make the trains run again.

Full story: Washington Post

Friday, February 8, 2013

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2021 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Arbitrator finds that Section 6 bargaining regarding crew consist can begin
Norfolk Southern reports Q2 2021 results
Canadian Pacific reports Q2 2021 results
Key details of the Senate’s bipartisan infrastructure plan
Federal infrastructure package could resolve crew size debate
CP “ready to re-engage with KCS” if regulators reject CN voting trust
UP says California fire forces closure of Keddie-Portola line
Wildfires have shut down BNSF routes from California into Oregon
Updated: Q&A regarding unemployment and sickness benefits for railroad employees
Unemployment and Sickness Benefit flexibilities under the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act (RUIA) during the COVID-19 virus outbreak
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines