Tri-Rail

New pilot projects authorized by the FAST Act include allowing private operators to bid on operating three of Amtrak's 15 long-distance lines for up to eight years "provided they reduce the need for taxpayer support" and allowing pets on trains.
Dec 7, 2015   The Wall Street Journal - Business
Florida's SunRail commuter rail received a $93.4 grant from the Federal Transit Administration to extend the 61-mile line. The grant will cover half the capital costs for the 17.2-mile extension from Orlando to Osceola County.
Oct 11, 2015   Federal Transit Administration
New service connecting Miami and Palm Beach is expected to add 2,000 riders to the Tri-Rail system.
Sep 5, 2015   Miami Herald
Miami, Broward, and Palm Beach counties are unable to sustain their financial contributions to Tri-Rail, so weekend service will end and major cuts made to daily service.
Jun 1, 2009   The Miami Herald