Tag: Transit & Rail

Downtown San Bernardino Passenger Rail Project Construction Notice: 3rd Street to Close Permanently on February 4, 2016

SAN BERNARDINO, CA – As part of the Downtown San Bernardino Passenger Rail Project, 3rd Street will be closed permanently at the railroad tracks just east of J Street beginning Thursday, February 4, 2016. Traffic will not be permitted to cross the railroad tracks from either direction. Motorists traveling to the Santa Fe Depot should […]

Downtown San Bernardino Passenger Rail Project Construction Notice: 2nd Street Lane Closure Beginning December 21

Attention Residents, Business Owners, and Commuters

San Bernardino Transit Center Completion Ceremony – August 24, 2015 @ 9 a.m.

San Bernardino Transit CenterCompletion Ceremony 599 West Rialto Avenue, San Bernardino, California 9:00 – 10:30 am, Monday, August 24, 2015 Ceremony ~ Facility Tours ~ Refreshments ~ Entertainment Attendees are encouraged to walk, bicycle, or take public transit to the ceremony.The location is served by Omnitrans Route 2, 15 and the sbX green line.Routing assistance […]

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 […]

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 […]

Op-Ed: Equipment for Redlands Passenger Rail Project will be most advanced available

Over the past several months, several misstatements have been made regarding various aspects of the Redlands Passenger Rail Project (RPRP). In the coming weeks, I will put forth factual information about the Rail Project so that residents of the communities that will be served by the new rail service might be correctly informed. One set […]

Redlands Passenger Rail Gets Final NOD of approval for Environmental Clearance

New Transit Option Will Reduce Traffic Congestion and Emissions While Connecting Commuters to the Regional Transportation System San Bernardino, Calif.—The San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) received the Notice of Determination (NOD) of its Redlands Passenger Rail Project Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) in a public hearing and Board meeting today. The Board determined […]
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