Tag: Metrolink

Metrolink operating PTC on all agency-hosted lines

Metrolink operating life-saving Positive Train Control technology on 341 miles of agency-hosted lines LOS ANGELES – Metrolink launched Positive Train Control (PTC) in Revenue Service Demonstration (RSD) across the entire 341-mile network the agency owns earlier this month. With this latest accomplishment, Metrolink becomes the first railroad in the nation to have PTC running during […]

Take Transit to Huck Finn Jubilee – Metrolink, Omnitrans Team Up to Serve Music Festival in Ontario

Music festivals are fabulous, but getting there is rarely half the fun. Bluegrass lovers can avoid the hassle of driving and parking by hopping on a Metrolink train and transfer free to an Omnitrans shuttle to get to the Huck Finn Jubilee music festival in Ontario, Calif. on June 13 and 14.

Op-ed: True cost of Redlands Passenger Rail Project

Questions have been raised about the true cost of the Redlands Passenger Rail Project. To be certain, the estimated cost for the project has changed over time. Is that because the San Bernardino Associated Governments (SanBAG) is attempting to deceive the public, as is claimed by the rail detractors? Or is it because SanBAG has […]

Metrolink to offer fare reductions on Antelope Valley Line

Effort will be a part of a fare pilot program funded by Metro LOS ANGELES – Beginning July 1, Metrolink will be offering discounted fares to riders on its Antelope Valley Line as part of a fare pilot program. The pilot program received funding following unanimous approval of a motion by Los Angeles County Supervisor […]

NASCAR fans take Metrolink to Auto Club 400

Fontana, Calif. – More than 1,400 NASCAR race fans took three Metrolink special service trains Sunday to the Auto Club Speedway’s Auto Club 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The train service was provided free with the support of Clean Transportation Funding from the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC). Riders signed up […]
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