NEWS ABOUT ALL ABOARD FLORIDA

 

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 4:45pm

All Aboard Florida has received millions of dollars from the federal government in the past three years, an investigation by Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers has found. That “financial assistance” contradicts All Aboard Florida’s contention... more

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 4:30pm

By Rich Campbell TCPalm Come to think of it, “nothing” summarizes the help Treasure Coast... more

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 4:30pm

The Miami Herald The $200 million that Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledged to put toward a train depot at Orlando’s busy international airport also will benefit a company that... more

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 11:30am

Palm Beach Post All Aboard Florida won preliminary federal approval last month to issue $1.75 billion in tax exempt bonds, but the... more

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 11:30am

www.saintpetersblog.com The first sign of trouble for Adam Hollingsworth arrived via email one year ago yesterday, when Miami Herald reporter Marc Caputo emailed Gov. Rick Scott’s... more

Published: Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 7:45pm

I would like to thank the Five O’clock Hour for having Mr. Seed and myself here tonight in order to discuss an issue which both of us believe is crucial to our Community, the Fortress Investment Group’s high- speed passenger rail project known as... more

Published: Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 9:45am

TCPALM All Aboard Florida has done little to engender goodwill with Treasure Coast residents.... more

Published: Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 9:15am

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

Treasure Coast governments paid almost $5 million to Florida East Coast Railway and its affiliates in the past five years for a variety of costs related to railroad crossings... more

Published: Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 9:15am

DESMOGBLOG.COM Dangerous Oil Trains To Return to Lac-Megantic While Town Still Recovers but Fortress Investment Group profits... more

Published: Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 1:30pm

Good read in this memo from CARE FL - All Aboard Florida is NOT a Done Deal! As you might have read by now, press reports indicate All Aboard Florida (AAF) has won tentative federal approval to issue Pubic Activity Bonds (PABs) for $1.75 billion... more

Published: Friday, December 26, 2014 - 1:45pm

By Edward Johnston, Hobe Sound TCPalm All Aboard Florida may be a wonderful thing for Miami and... more

Published: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 11:30am

Even if All Aboard Florida raises $1.75 billion in the next week, as it has planned, it likely won’t be able to touch the money until well into 2015. The U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday gave All Aboard Florida the go ahead to... more

Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 1:15pm

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

The Federal Railroad Administration has received more than 12,000 comments about All Aboard... more

Published: Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 6:30am

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

All Aboard Florida has won federal approval to borrow $1.75 billion,... more

Published: Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 4:30pm

Editorial: TCPalm LOUD VOICE: Treasure Coast residents have strong opinions about All Aboard... more

Published: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:30am

By Frank Cerabino Palm Beach Post

I can understand why there’s some head-scratching... more

Published: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:15am

Maybe the effort put into the draft environmental impact statement for the All Aboard Florida high-speed passenger rail project along the state’s east coast was simply sloppy. Maybe it was lazy. After all, its authors were creating just a “draft... more

Published: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:00am

By Charles Gerardi  TCPalm

The Economic Council of Martin County... more

Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 1:30pm

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

All Aboard Florida has gone to court to block public release of its most sensitive... more

Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 1:15pm

By TCPalm

The Orchid Town Council voted unanimously on a resolution against the high-speed rail project.

The resolution combines portions of similar resolutions already passed in Indian River Shores, Indian River County, Sebastian... more

Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 1:15pm

By Jennifer Sorentrue Palm Beach Post

A statewide environmental group is raising objections to... more

Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 1:15pm

BY Jennifer Sorentrue  The Palm Beach Post

As of Tuesday, the Federal Railroad... more

Published: Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 5:45am

By TCPalm

Treasure Coast governments are cranking up the pressure on the... more

Published: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 10:45am

By Eve Samples TCPalm

To hear All Aboard Florida explain it, the route its passenger trains will take... more

Published: Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 9:00am

BY Donna Tagliareni, Jensen Beach TCPalm

Big train. Big business. Big problems. Big lies. We know what the Big... more

Published: Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 9:00am

By John Charles Robbins Miami Herald

Thirty-two trains a day – 16 departures from Miami, 16 arrivals to Miami. That is the ambitious expectation for... more

Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 3:15pm

TO: Board of County Commissioners FROM: Mark Satterlee, AICP, Planning & Development Services DATE: November 13, 2014 SUBJECT: All Aboard Florida Draft Environmental Impact Statement - Background The All Aboard Florida (AAF) project... more

Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 2:45pm

DRAFT This is a review of the All Aboard Florida (AAF) Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) released on or about September 19, 2014 by the Federal Railroad Administration. The review is provided by the City of Stuart, Florida... more

Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 1:00pm

By Rich Campbell TCPalm

Treasure Coast residents are “too... more

Published: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 6:15pm

By Eve Samples TCPalm

Most of the people who contact me about All Aboard... more

Published: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 6:45am

Sun Sentinel

All Aboard Florida prepares sites for new stations in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, a troubling standoff has... more

Published: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 6:45am

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

More than 38,000 people have signed... more

Published: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 12:30pm

By Lisa Broadt , TCPalm             ... more

Published: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 12:15pm

By Nicole Rodriguez, TCPalm

After weeks of combing through a 522-page... more

Published: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 11:30am

By Michael Goforth TC Palm

“Railroad.”

As a verb it can mean “to rush or push something... more

Published: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 11:15am

At the outset let me state that I am adamantly opposed to AAF’s proposed use of FEC tracks running along the Treasure Coast coastline and through our communities (the proposed 128.5 mile “N-S Corridor”). I heartily concur with extensive... more

Published: Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8:00am

ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) - All Aboard Florida (AAF) wants to start train service from Miami to Orlando in early 2017, but they may end up needing help from the government to get there.  AAF President Mike Reininger met with the... more

Published: Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 7:00am

Jupiter November 10, 2014 Ms. Kim DeLaney, Strategic Development Coordinator Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council 421 SW Camden Avenue Stuart, FL 34994 RE: Town of Jupiter Response to the All Aboard Florida (AAF) Draft Environmental Impact... more

Published: Friday, November 14, 2014 - 6:30am

  Florida Today

200 learn more about All Aboard Florida proposal at Cocoa Beach - KEEP SENDING PROTEST LETTERS AND EMAILS HERE ... more

Published: Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:30am

By  Palm Beach Post

With the blast of an air horn on Wednesday, excavators began demolishing... more

Published: Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:15am

By Donald Rodrigue Tc Palm

With the blast of an air horn on Wednesday, excavators began... more

Published: Friday, November 7, 2014 - 4:30pm

By Jamies Kirley, TC Palm

VERO BEACH — City leaders restored their emphatic opposition to All Aboard Florida in a... more