NEWS ABOUT ALL ABOARD FLORIDA

 

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:15am

BY Henry A. Stephens August 19, 2014 TCPALM

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY -- The... more

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:15am

By Rachael Dovey August 20 NextCity

Florida’s November election could impact the future of a high-speed rail project, one of only three... more

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:15am

FORT PIERCE NAMED TO "IDYLLIC AND HISTORIC MAIN STREETS ACROSS THE USA" LIST MAYBE THEY SHOULD HAVE WAITED - HERE COME DOUBLE TRACKED TRAINS USA Today named Fort Pierce to its “Idyllic and historic main streets across the USA” list. The story... more

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:15am

By Kimberly Miller and Jennifer Sorentrue Aug. 20, 2014 Palm Beach Post

All Aboard Florida was not up for discussion at last week’s Florida Realtors conference, even as local Realtor... more

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 9:15am

By Dennis Turner News3 Memphis

Sunday, Two Union Pacific freight trains collided head on, near the tracks off Highway 67.

Two crew members were killed, another two... more

Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 9:15am

By Bill DiPaolo -Aug. 20, 2014 Palm Beach Post

All Aboard Florida is a “high-speed fiscal and safety mistake” that would be a burden to taxpayers, U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy told about 220 people at a breakfast meeting Wednesday.

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Published: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:00am

By Jennifer Sorentrue - Palm Beach Post

All Aboard Florida’s request for a nearly $1.6 billion... more

Published: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 5:15pm

BY Henry A. Stephens  TCPALM

VERO BEACH — It’s illogical to think All Aboard... more

Published: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 5:15pm

At a debate Wednesday in Vero Beach, Indian River County Commissioner Bob Solari said taxpayers have a right to ask for an "investment-grade" business plan from All Aboard Florida, because the company is applying for a federal loan.

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Published: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 5:15pm

At a debate Wednesday in Vero Beach, Indian River County Commissioner Bob Solari said taxpayers have a right to ask for an "investment-grade" business plan from All Aboard Florida, because the company is applying for a federal loan.

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Published: Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 11:45am

By Kevin Derby Sunshine State News

All Aboard Florida is drawing the concern of two Florida congressmen who joined together... more

Published: Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 12:45pm

Dear Comptroller General Dodaro,

All Aboard Florida’s (AAF) plan to run 32 additional trains daily through the Palm Beaches and the Treasure Coast of Florida poses significant threats to our community’s public safety, economy, and our way... more

Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 - 7:15am

 

Washington, August 14, 2014. It is my understanding that the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) – an operating entity of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) –will soon issue a determination about providing a loan through... more

Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 - 7:00am

By Isadora Rangel  TCPalm

U.S. Rep. Bill Posey is asking federal officials to... more

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:15am

August 13 2014 LOCAL10.COM

All Aboard Florida has announced a continuous quiet zone stretching from... more

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:15am

by the  Federal Register The Daily News of the Federal Government

Effective July 1, 1984, Florida... more

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:00am

by Thomas F. Campenni August 13, 2014 How do you sell an old tired product? If you are All Aboard Florida, you take an antiquated and money-losing idea and make it seem fresh and alluring. You tell the public that it will bring jobs and tourists... more

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:00am

Watch the You Tube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnLXBQ5G3n4

Thank You Commissioner Solari!

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:00am

Full Article at the TCPalm

The All Aboard Florida forum ended after one hour and... more

Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 9:00am

August 13,2014 PolitiFACT

A plan to build a passenger rail service connecting Miami and Orlando has... more

Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:00pm

By Samantha Joseph, Daily Business Review

The Easton... more

Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:30am

Letter from Dennis Lyndon, Stuart to TCPalm All Aboard Florida is a Trojan Horse, a ploy to use federal funds to expand and update the archaic Florida East Coast... more

Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:30am

3 HOUR RIDE TO THE AIRPORT - REALLY? Letter by Bill Boothe of West Palm Beach to Palm Beach Post August 11, 2014 Reading Sunday’s All Aboard article makes me wonder why anyone would believe that this absurd concept could ever be viable (“Local... more

Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:30am

Letter to the TCPalm from Jim Henry, Boca Raton There is now sufficient data and analysis to make an informed decision about All Aboard Florida. AAF’s analyses stretch the definition of “facts.” I am supposed to believe that the West Palm... more

Published: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:15am

PRIVATE RAIL PLAN HAS PUBLIC CONCERNS Letter to Editor at Palm Beach Post BY JOSEPH AUFENANGER, TEQUESTA

In the July 19 editorial regarding All Aboard Florida federal loan objections, you ask: “Since when, exactly, is public investment... more

Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 10:00am

By Paul Owers, Sun Sentinel August 10, 2014

All Aboard Florida, the passenger rail line thats' about to connect South Florida to... more

Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 10:00am

Isadora Rangel August 9 2014 TCPalm

Because many Indian River County voters oppose All Aboard Florida, the... more

Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 10:00am

Isadora Rangel August 9 2014 TCPalm

Because many Indian River County voters oppose All Aboard Florida, the... more

Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 10:00am

By Doreen Hemlock, Sun Sentinel August 7, 2014

Broward County's Port Everglades will need to spend an extra $9 million if the... more

Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 9:45am

By Kimberly Miller and Jennifer Sorentrue - AUG 9 2014 Palm Beach Post

All Aboard Florida’s... more

Published: Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 8:45am

PLEASE ATTEND: Seating is limited: RSVP to: Stuart Kennedy, association vice president, at skken101@aol.com, 11:45 a.m. Aug. 13 Place: Vero Beach Country Club, 800 30th St., Vero Beach

One of the... more

Published: Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 8:30am

From WUSF News, Aug 8 2014

Gov. Rick Scott dodged questions on Monday at a campaign event in Largo about a recent  campaign stop in Tampa, to... more

Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 5:45pm

Tampa Bay Time Editorial Board, July 23, 2014

When a private company contemplates a major transportation investment... more

Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 5:30pm

Letter from Howard Staiman, Stuart

It's interesting that guest columnist Michael Fort ("Retire provincial attitudes; think about great future, July 27) considers anyone who opposes the All Aboard Florida express rail project "hicks,... more

Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 5:30pm

By Rich Campbell Aug 7 2014 TCPalm

Residents and officials in Sebastian, Vero... more

Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 5:30pm

By TCPalm Editorial Board July 8, 2014

MORE CONFUSION: If you think Confusion Corner in downtown Stuart... more

Published: Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 7:30am

 

By RON NIXONAUG New York Times

WASHINGTON — High-speed rail was supposed to be President Obama’s signature transportation project, but despite the administration spending nearly $11 billion since 2009 to develop faster... more

Published: Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 7:15am

By Richard Danielson  Tampa Bay Times

After months of complaints from sleep-deprived residents, City Hall is trying... more

Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 8:15am

By Arnie Rosenberg Aug 5, 2014 TC Palm

Part of a key downtown intersection... more

Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 8:15am

By Elizabeth Harrington Aug 5, 2014, WPTV NEWS There's good news and bad news for the city of Stuart.  All Aboard Florida sent... more

Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 8:15am

By Anthony Man Sun Sentinel August 5, 2014 Sun Sentinel

 Charlie... more

Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 11:45am

By Arnie Rosenberg , Aug 4, 2014 TCPalm

Gov. Rick Scott on Monday echoed a call for All Aboard Florida to... more

Published: Monday, August 4, 2014 - 6:15am

PROTESTERS FIGHT OIL TRAINS By James Goodman, Democrats and Chronicle Holding signs with statements such as "No exploding oil trains"... more

Published: Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 9:00am

By Jennifer Sorentrue - Palm Beach Post

West Palm Beach officials are distancing themselves from the architectural design of All Aboard Florida’s $29 million train... more

Published: Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 8:30am

Worn, fractured rail caused Ellicott City train derailment, NTSB determines By Kevin Rector, July 31 The Baltimore Sun "We have had investigation after investigation of defective track that leads to derailments, but nobody's doing the hard work... more

Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 - 1:15pm

Arnie Rosenberg July 31 TCPalm

All Aboard Florida has a “communication and information gap” with the... more

Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 - 6:45am

By Sabrina Rodriguez NewsTImes Blogs

Rick Scott's pet project to build a new passenger railway... more

Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 - 6:15am

By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida

State Sen. Thad Altman, R-Rockledge, has added more questions to a controversy... more

Published: Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 8:45am

Right along with the Quiet Dinner ad, reflecting the viewpoint of those who live along the Southeast coast of Floirda - check it out here at the TCPalm:

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