Published: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 9:30am

A Miami-to-Orlando proposal is one of 11 contenders in the United States under consideration for a 700-mph tube train. Hyperloop One, a private company developing revolutionary transportation technology, announced 11 proposals Thursday that span... more

Published: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 3:30pm

Around 5:30 a.m. a man and woman were hit and killed by a train in St. Albans. Kanawha County Sheriff's say the two were walking along the train trestle when they were hit.

Another train had passed through the area moments ago and the... more

Published: Monday, April 3, 2017 - 3:30pm

Unique Safety Issues and Cost Burdens Related to the AAF High Speed Rail Project March 28, 2017

Executive Summary: The proposed AAF high speed passenger rail system through the Treasure Coast counties of Indian River, St. Lucie and Martin... more

Published: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 6:30am

Martin County leaders fear All Aboard Florida’s high-speed rail service proposed to travel through the Treasure Coast may cause significant safety risks. George Gavalla, a national rail safety expert and consultant, wrote a 7-page report, calling... more

Published: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 9:15pm

Rail accidents would rise “dramatically” with the advent of Brightline passenger rail, according to a report commissioned by Martin County.

President of Connecticut-based Triad Railroad Consulting George Gavalla of Martin County released... more

Published: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:00am

"Judging by their recent combative media push, All Aboard Florida officials must really be worried about the possibility of having to publicly address the safety and financial concerns so many of us have expressed." - Brent Hanlon, a Martin... more

Published: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 11:45am


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Published: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 9:15am

A top Obama Administration executive at the U.S. Department of Transportation approved a $647 million grant for a California rail project in mid-January. Not only two weeks later, the executive was found working for a Los Angeles-based contractor... more

Published: Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:45am

Train Wreck Times by Susan Mehiel

Elections have consequences and that applies to local issues and train companies.  Indian River County’s newly elected State Senator, Debbie Mayfield, and the State Representatives throughout... more

Published: Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 5:45am

Eve Samples TC Palm

Treasure Coast residents opposed to the All Aboard Florida/Brightline passenger rail... more

Published: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:30pm

Florida Reps. and Senator Debbie Mayfield push to create the Floriday High-Speed Passenger Rail Safety Act. This would protect Floridian residents from accidents and injuries as well as establish safety standards for the Brightline trains... more

Published: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Treasure Coast lawmakers, concerned about a passenger railroad service that will travel through their districts, want high-speed operators to pay for safety upgrades.

Targeted at All Aboard Florida's Brightline service... more