NEWS ABOUT ALL ABOARD FLORIDA

 

Published: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:15am

November 25, 2014

Mr. John Winkle Federal Railroad Administration 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE Washington, DC  20590 RE: All Aboard Florida – Martin County – Impact on School District Dear Mr. Winkle:

I am the Superintendent... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:30am

On a recent ride on Ft. Lauderdale’s New River, the first thing that struck me was the amazing variety and activity. Crowding the shores of the river are downtown office buildings and condos, restaurants and historic districts, a performing arts... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:15am

TCPalm

Some things defy understanding. The vastness of the universe. The birth... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:15am

Eve Samples TCPalm All Aboard Florida wants to have its federal money and deny it, too. A... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:15am

1) Fortress Investment Group Stock Rating Lowered by Oppenheimer (FIG) 2) Fortress Investment Group Downgraded by Credit Suisse (FIG) 3) Fortress Investment Group Rating Lowered to Underperform at Zacks (FIG) 4) Fortress Investment Group Stock... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:15am

Palm Beach Post

The latest vision to turn 6 acres in downtown West Palm Beach into a “transit village” will feature a... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00am

FLORIDA'S FIRST LIQUID NITROGEN GAS PLANT PROPOSED FOR BROWARD, TO BE SHIPPED BY RAIL THROUGH THE TREASURE COAST - COMMISSIONER ROBIN FISHER IS EXCITED

HEARINGS SCHEDULED

Two hearings are scheduled on a conditional-use permit for... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00am

TCPALM

This is the amount Treasure Coast governments paid to Florida East Coast Railway... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00am

By Nishant Kumar Reuters

Fortress Investment Group LLC's macro hedge fund lost 7.64 percent last week, the latest in a series of funds to... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00am

Analysts at Credit Suisse downgraded Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) by lowering their rating from Outperform to Neutral and setting a $9 price target. Fortress Investment Group is a diversified global investment management company... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00am

TCPalm All Aboard Florida’s plan to begin running 32 daily passenger trains between... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:45am

As of Jan. 26, downtown drivers will no longer be able to use Northwest Second Street to cross the Florida East Coast Railway tracks.

The crossing is being permanently closed as construction begins on All Aboard Florida's 60,000-square-... more

Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:45am

Palm Beach Post The Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council was rebuffed last month in its request to... more

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

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 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 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

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

By Arnie Rosenberg TCPalm

More than 38,000 people have signed... 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