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

Additional leg could slow plan for high-speed rail between Dallas, Houston

(Source: Dallas Morning News, April 8, 2014)

DALLAS, Texas -- If one bullet train is good, how about two?

A private plan for high-speed rail between Dallas and Houston is starting to gain some traction. Now local leaders want to piggyback on the project and add a leg from Dallas to Fort Worth, with a stop in Arlington. The add-on would make a heavy lift heavier. Most bullet trains lose money, partly because politicians demand costly extensions.

Full story: Dallas Morning News

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2020 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Teamsters Canada calls for independent police investigation into Field derailment
Train safety investigator wants RCMP to probe fatal CP mountain crash
U.S. Class I employment dipped in December
Mississippi cities encourage Mobile to commit to Amtrak return
Democrats ask Amtrak to review policies after wheelchair riders quoted $25,000 ticket price
Derailed locomotive removed from Kootenai River
RRB Q&A: Working after retirement
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines