For those following the intense debate over intercity
passenger rail in the US, the following recent news items might have a few
planners scratching their heads:
Aug 27, 2012 By
Jeff McMahon explores the potential of passenger rail in coming years as automobiles and airplanes "become a little more obsolete."
Mar 21, 2012 Forbes
Amtrak California's Capitol Corridor service will soon be adding WiFi to its list of customer amenities thanks to a $20 billion transportation bond passed by voters four years ago.
Feb 23, 2011 The Sacramento Bee
Intercity rail service has begun operations in Virginia, connecting Lynchburg and Washington D.C.
Oct 4, 2009 The Washington Post