NEWS ABOUT ALL ABOARD FLORIDA

 

Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 8:30am

Article by Chan Lowe, July 14, Sun Sentinel

The All Aboard Florida people visited the Sun Sentinel editorial... more

Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 8:30am

By 1230 WBTZ July 29th Listen in at this link:

The complaints keep coming in to the folks behind the All Aboard Florida project. 

Don Robinson is the President and Chief Operating Officer of the high speed rail line planned... more

Published: Monday, July 28, 2014 - 6:30am

Jac Wilder VerSteeg July 27, 2014 Sun Sentinal

All Aboard Florida's website touts the fact that Robert Poole Jr., "a trusted... more

Published: Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 6:00am

The St. Augustine Record July 26, 2014

Here’s a really clever idea: Let’s run express passenger trains 16 times round-trip... more

Published: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 8:30am

By Kimberly Miller July 25th - Palm Beach Post

Eager to begin construction on its express train... more

Published: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 8:30am

Tampa Bay Times Editorial on All Aboard Florida, State Money and Governor Rick Scott Coral Gables, FL (July 24, 2014) – Yesterday, the Tampa Bay Times published an editorial that was full of inaccuracies and misinformation. All Aboard Florida... more

Published: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 8:30am

By Arnie Rosenberg July 25th TCPalm

It threatens to turn into an issue in the governor’s race. Although All... more

Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 3:00pm

Check out the poll at the TC Palm and Vote! http://www.tcpalm.com/... more

Published: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 3:45pm

By Michael Grunwald July 23rd, Time Magazine

The Florida governor has been questioned about his investment in a natural gas company and his aide's involvement in a... more

Published: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 3:45pm

How many of you want to wait longer and more often during an emergency? Watch this video now!

Published: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 3:30pm

Full Article Here at WPBF News

All Aboard Florida has agreed to a requirement by the state to spend... more

Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 7:00am

Posted September 18, 1998|By Lesley Clark and Katherine Hutt of The Sentinel Staff

Florida Fun-train Reaches End Of Line... more

Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 6:30am

By Dan Sweeney, July 21 Sun Sentinel

Even opponents admit it may not be possible to derail All Aboard Florida's plan for train... more

Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 7:15am

By Eve Samples, July 21 TCPalm

My first question was the obvious one:

“Do you work for, or are... more

Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 7:00am

Carl Hiaasen July 19 Miami Herald

Here’s a really clever idea:

Let’s run express passenger trains 16 times round-trip every day... more

Published: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:00am

By Isadora Rangel at Political Fix Florida

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist used All Aboard... more

Published: Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 3:45pm

By Opinion Staff - June 19th, 2014 Palm Beach Post

A powerful state senator from the Treasure Coast has jumped onto the region’s growing bandwagon opposing All Aboard Florida, the private long-distance passenger rail that plans to... more

Published: Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 3:30pm

By Tom Curry at The Container

For ‘P3s,’ Still Some Confusion About What’s Public And What’s Private

By Tom Curry Posted at 9:15... more

Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 6:00am

Michael Mayo, July 16 Sun Sentinel The folks from All Aboard Florida wanted to set me on... more

Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 5:45am

By Terri Parker WPBF NEWS Plans are being made to break ground in south Florida before the end of the year Engineers toured... more

Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 2:00pm

By Jim Tuner, The News Service of Florida

Opponents of the rail plan say they need to hear more out of Tallahassee to keep the local fight... more

Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 1:00pm

By: Kevin Derby July 15, 2014 Sun Sentinal The  Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) went all out on Tuesday to let the public know that All... more

Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 7:30am

TREASURE COAST - Rep. Patrick Murphy wants the Coast Guard to hold hearings on the impact of All Aboard Florida.

After meeting last week with Coast Guard Rear Admiral John Korn — who commands Coast Guard operations in the Southeast United... more

Published: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 5:15pm

 “Citizens Against The Train Fund” (CATT) announces the launch of a TV & Social Media campaign to convince Floridians to sign a petition against All Aboard Florida (AAF). The campaign is designed to raise awareness about the damaging... more

Published: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 4:45pm

By Kim Miller July 14, Full Article at The Palm Beach Post

All Aboard Florida added another piece of land to its... more

Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 3:00pm

Michael Mayo July 12, 2014 Sun Sentinel

July 12, 2014

All aboard, Florida? Not exactly. It seems every time the folks from... more

Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 10:15am

Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida (CARE FL), a coalition representing communities in Palm Beach and Martin Counties, are the latest group to voice opposition to passenger rail service on Florida’s East Coast.

Click on this link... more

Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 10:00am

Robert Minsky, guest columnist for TCPalm

As it is with AAF, supporters and opponents each... more

Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 9:00am

By Angel Streeter, Sun Sentinel

More trains rumbling through South Florida neighborhoods could be coming soon, and with them drivers sitting longer at railroad crossings. The number of freight trains could more than double after a widened... more

Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 8:45am

By Peter Schorsch from Saint Peters Blog Archives

“First, I want to be clear on a critical point: the All Aboard Florida proposal is a private sector venture to construct,... more

Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 5:00pm

By Arnie Rosenberg Full Article at the TCPalm

A coalition of communities and private... more

Published: Monday, July 7, 2014 - 5:45am

 

By David George-Cosh July 4th, 2014  Full Article at Wall Street Journal

LAC-... more

Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 - 11:30am

By Matt Dixon Scripps July 6th 2014 Full Article at TCPalm $1.5 BILLION IN FEDERAL LOANS $213 MILLION “multi-modal” terminal at the Orlando... more

Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 - 10:45am

By Matt Dixon Scripps July 6th 2014 Full Article at TCPalm

Tallahassee — Gov. Rick Scott, who had rejected federal money for a passenger... more

Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 - 5:30am

By Scott Gunnerson, FLORIDA TODAY     

Transportation officials will take a closer look at railroad... more

Published: Saturday, July 5, 2014 - 12:15pm

By Matt Dixon July 5, 2014 full Article at Naples News

When Gov. Rick Scott ran for governor in 2010, the GOP establishment... more

Published: Saturday, July 5, 2014 - 8:30am

By Eliot Brown, July 4, 2014 Wall Street Journal

The large cities that dot Florida's east coast were developed largely thanks to industrialist... more

Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 - 1:00pm

Letter from Martin Carder, Vero Beach to TC Palm June 24, 2014

Trains keep people trapped at crossings for long periods

On June 6... more

Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 - 11:45am

County Attorney Scott Knox estimated earlier in May of 2014 that the cost for the crossing maintenance that Brevard County would... more

Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 - 11:15am

By Sasha Von Oldershausen - Full Article at The Real Deal July 3, 2014

Apparently, not everyone is on board All Aboard Florida. Indeed... more

Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 - 10:45am

Michael Mayo, July 2 2014, Full Article at Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale resident John Dotto has... more

Published: Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 8:15am

Letter from John E. Preschlack of Vero Beach July 2, 2014 Wall Street Journal

An excellent example of crony capitalism... more

Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 2:15pm

How the state's proposed $2.4 billion light rail could take taxpayers for a ride. By Mary Anastasia O'Grady June 27, 2014. Full... more

Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 10:15am

Point of View: All Aboard investors, aka taxpayers, merit big picture

By JOHN F. “MICKEY” McROBERTS, JUPITER June 30th, 2014  ... more

Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 6:45am

TAXPAYERS MUST NOT GRANT LOAN GUARANTEES TO MULTI-BILLION DOLLAR RAILROAD

NEWS RELEASE Thursday, June 26, 2014

TAXPAYERS MUST NOT GRANT LOAN GUARANTEES TO MULTI-BILLION DOLLAR RAILROAD

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Published: Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 4:45pm

 Source article at The Economist

California's plans were given a boost by Barack Obama's stimulus package last year. This earmarks a lump sum of $8... more

Published: Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 4:30pm

By Isadora Rangel June 26, 2014 Full Article At the TCPalm

State Sen. Joe Negron officially boarded the anti All Aboard Florida train... more

Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 - 3:15pm

By Michael Mayo, full article at the Sun Sentinel

When he hands out pamphlets questioning what All Aboard Florida might do to Delray Beach and other coastal... more

Published: Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 1:15pm

By Collen Wixon June 26, 2014 - Full Article at TCPalm

Treasure Coast school buses could be delayed getting children to school waiting for... more