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The return of private rail passenger service?

Robert Whitcomb | Posted 09.04.2016 | Travel
Robert Whitcomb

Since the disappearance of private-sector passenger rail service decades ago, intrepid entrepreneurs have tried to bring it back. None have succeeded...

NOW Rick Scott Likes Trains!

Posted 02.18.2014 | Politics

Now he likes trains. Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) announced plans to spend some $215 million in state funds to build a railroad hub at Orlando ...

Good News For Florida High Speed Rail!

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI, Oct 3 (Reuters) - A company vying to build Florida's first privately owned intercity passenger rail line st...

Two Trains, One Track?

The Huffington Post | Joey Francilus | Posted 10.25.2012 | Miami

A half-century after the last passenger trains pulled into Downtown Miami, plans to return rail transport to South Florida's urban corridors are movin...

Miami-To-Orlando Rail On Downtown Tracks By 2014

Posted 05.09.2012 | Miami

Finally, a rail project Rick Scott can't kill: a Coral Gables company is planning a new privately owned, operated and maintained passenger train servi...