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As Amtrak, the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, approaches its golden anniversary in 2021, it is quite apparent that it has squandered opportunities to mature into a stable and useful transportation entity, given the plethora of internal issues that have histor...

Eno Transportation Weekly - Week of April 8, 2019 


Increased infrastructure spending seems to be the most popular promise of presidential candidates.  One trillion dollars is a common number, mentioned by President Trump and presidential candidates Senator Bernie Sande...

October 16, 2018

The times we live in are changing so rapidly that such changes are outpacing our ability to formulate policies to cope with the consequences of those changes.  Accordingly, we are always behind the curve.


Think about it:  you pick the sector; Energy, Healthcare, Teleco...

How politics, and Donald Trump, turned America’s most important repair job into a $30 billion grudge match.

President Donald Trump was in an unusually bipartisan mood on September 7, when he convened a White House meeting about a massive project to build a rail tunnel u...

May 24, 2018

Feature

Budget Gaps, Backlogs Spur States To Tap More P3 Opps

By Linda Chimes

Law 360 (May 15, 2018, 2:04 PM EDT) -- The Trump administration’s push to have local governments shoulder a bigger share of their infrastructure project costs will likely inspire more states and...

Watching Amtrak struggle against the odds year after year, it’s been hard not to become pessimistic about the railroad’s long term viability. They’ve managed to stay afloat thanks to a miserly annual subsidy from Congress, despite an alarming number of members being un...

February 9, 2018

AIRNet-21: a fully funded solution to build new tunnels and related bridges

January 25, 2018


If the principles undergirding President Donald Trump's infrastructure plan are any indication, New York and New Jersey are going to have to scrounge up more money than expected to build a new tunnel beneath the Hudson River.
 

"It's a direct repudiation of the federal...

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