OneRail News

Mar 2 2015
On March 2, 2015, the OneRail Coalition sent a letter to all Members of the House of Representatives in support of the bipartisian passenger rail bill passed out of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. As an excerpt: The OneRail Coalition appreciates the bill’s intention to...
Dec 2 2014
On December 2, 2014 the OneRail Coalition organized a briefing on Capitol Hill designed to highlight a series of successful passenger and freight rail projects around the country that demonstrate the high Return on Investment (ROI) of public and private funding for rail projects. At the briefing...
Sep 6 2013
Washington, DC - September 6, 2013 - On 09/05/2013, the US DOT announced the award of $474 million in TIGER V discretionary grants to 52 recipients in 37 states. The recipients of these competitive, merit-based grants were States, local governments, port authorities, transit agencies, and...
Jul 27 2013
July 27, 2013 - Washington, DC - The OneRail Coalition congratulates Anthony Foxx on his confirmation by the United States Senate as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation. In his time as Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, Secretary Foxx proved to be an effective public...
Mar 21 2013
Washington, DC - March 21, 2013 - The OneRail coalition commends the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) for drawing attention to the nation's infrastructure needs in its "2013 Report Card for America's Infrastructure", which evaluates 16 of the nation's major...
Nov 15 2012
November 15, 2012 WASHINGTON DC - The OneRail Coalition submitted comments in response to the USDOT's proposed State Frieght Plan Guidance today. The comments are included below and also attached at the bottom of the page.   Before the United States Department of Transportation Office of the...
Oct 24 2012
October 24, 2012 - The OneRail Coalition conducted a briefing for the National Governors Association and the Governors' Washington Office staffs on the benefits of investing on America's rail infrastructure.  View the archived webcast of this event here: http://www.nga.org/cms/home/news-room/...
Oct 17 2012
October 17, 2012 WASHINGTON DC - The OneRail Coalition sent letters to both Obama for America and Mitt Romney for President 2012 Presidential campaigns, encouring them  to share and expand their visions for America's rail infrastructure.