Jackson Glozer takes us on a trip down the historic Rochester & Southern Railroad, connecting the urban center of Rochester, N.Y, with the salt mine at Retsof and the Norfolk Southern interchange at Silver Springs. All this and more in the August issue of Railpace Newsmagazine! AUGUST 2020:
This Month June 2020 – Vol. 39, No. 6
by Jason Bialecki
Batten Kill Spring Update
by Andrew Grahl
Seashore Lines by Dale W. Woodland
Amtrak News by Andy Kirk
The Keystoner by Dale Woodland
Allegheny Observer by Lee Gregory
Lake Shore News by Craig Ziobert
New England Dispatch by Jack Armstrong
News From Canada by Jason Noe
Empire State Limited by Stephan M. Koenig
August 13, 2020
Amtrak has reached a major milestone in Positive Train Control (PTC) implementation on all Amtrak-owned or controlled tracks. The final piece of the project recently concluded with installation on approximately one mile of slow-speed track in the complex Chicago terminal.
August 12, 2020
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) today reported U.S. rail traffic for the week ending August 8, 2020. For this week, total U.S. weekly rail traffic was 497,397 carloads and intermodal units, down 6.7 percent compared with the same week last year.
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