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by Sean N
Sun Jul 03, 2022 9:06 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Rail Train 7/3/22 question
Replies: 4
Views: 2780

Re: Rail Train 7/3/22 question

Thank you
by Sean N
Sun Jul 03, 2022 3:27 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Rail Train 7/3/22 question
Replies: 4
Views: 2780

Rail Train 7/3/22 question

Saw a rail train going north (toward Flint) thru Plymouth today about 3 PM. Does anyone know where the new rail going to?
by Sean N
Sun May 22, 2022 10:42 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2022
Replies: 1285
Views: 98672

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2022

CSX track geometry car and train sitting in Plymouth. Located between Sheldon Rd and the diamond, facing East
by Sean N
Tue Mar 29, 2022 9:17 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Crain's Commentary-Detroit an International Rail Gateway
Replies: 2
Views: 6042

Crain's Commentary-Detroit an International Rail Gateway

https://www.crainsdetroit.com/other-voices/commentary-time-now-make-detroit-international-rail-gateway?utm_source=morning-newsletter-tuesday&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20220329&utm_content=article11-headline Commentary: Time is now to make Detroit an international rail gateway David Friedrichs Da...
by Sean N
Tue Mar 15, 2022 8:26 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Court rules against railroad that struck Detroit-area teen
Replies: 36
Views: 16721

Court rules against railroad that struck Detroit-area teen

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/court-rules-against-railroad-that-struck-detroit-area-teen/ar-AAV5Q13?ocid=msedgdhp&pc=U531 WYANDOTTE, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Court of Appeals reinstated a lawsuit against a railroad, 10 years after a teen listening to music was struck by a train and severely ...
by Sean N
Fri Jan 07, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: National / Other States Talk
Topic: Amtrak Service to Toronto
Replies: 18
Views: 5463

Amtrak aims for new Detroit-Toronto route

From Crains Detroit January 07, 2022 12:23 PM 7 HOURS AGO Amtrak aims for new Detroit-Toronto route Amtrak plans to expand its service to add a line from Detroit to Toronto. A proposed agreement between railway operators would create a new passenger train route between Detroit, Windsor and Toronto. ...
by Sean N
Sat Dec 04, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: National / Other States Talk
Topic: Critique of Midwest Rail Plan
Replies: 3
Views: 3923

Critique of Midwest Rail Plan

Reporting that not much improvement with lot of money spent.

https://www.cato.org/blog/midwest-rail- ... NXgodBYXtI
by Sean N
Wed Sep 01, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: CSX road crossings in Plymouth
Replies: 10
Views: 9333

Re: CSX road crossings in Plymouth

Channel 4 at main st crossing with film crew
by Sean N
Tue Aug 24, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: CSX road crossings in Plymouth
Replies: 10
Views: 9333

CSX road crossings in Plymouth

From an email sent out by the city of Plymouth today: The City has been receiving a number of complaints related to the poor condition of some CSX Railroad Crossings. Please be advised that those crossings are in the CSX Railroad Right of Way and the City has no control or authority over how CSX mai...
by Sean N
Fri Aug 06, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Accident - Plymouth signal hit
Replies: 2
Views: 4764

Accident - Plymouth signal hit

Saw this and the north bound gate was knocked over, not sure details of accident. City Traffic Services - Expect extended train delays today: City of Plymouth News & Alerts notification@civiclive.com 11:18 AM The City of Plymouth Police Services, CSX Railroad Police, City Fire & Municipal Services a...
by Sean N
Thu Jun 24, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Consumers Energy West Olive.
Replies: 62
Views: 40927

Re: Consumers Energy West Olive.

DaveO wrote:
Thu Jun 24, 2021 5:21 pm
Coal fired power plants can leave behind stuff that makes residential use ill-advised.
Was done on Lake Charlevoix at a former coal plant. Prob not common but has been done.
by Sean N
Mon May 03, 2021 5:59 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Plymouth Train app for blocked streets
Replies: 4
Views: 7097

Plymouth Train app for blocked streets

Per an email from the city of Plymouth: Plymouth Trains App: City of Plymouth News & Alerts Inbox notification@civiclive.com The City of Plymouth and Integrated Traffic Systems LLC have collaborated to help solve an age-old problem in town – avoiding train delays. train app The Plymouth Trains app a...
by Sean N
Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Cryo-Trans and Lineage Logistics - Novi
Replies: 8
Views: 11428

Re: Cryo-Trans and Lineage Logistics - Novi

The Novi location is just the headquarters, not sure where any warehouses are located
by Sean N
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Cryo-Trans and Lineage Logistics - Novi
Replies: 8
Views: 11428

Cryo-Trans and Lineage Logistics - Novi

Lineage Logistics puts cold storage on rails with acquisition Gillian Tan https://www.crainsdetroit.com/mergers-acquisitions/lineage-logistics-puts-cold-storage-rails-acquisition?utm_source=afternoon-newsletter-wednesday&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20210106&utm_content=article7-headline Deal is va...
by Sean N
Tue Dec 08, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - December 2020
Replies: 821
Views: 143238

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - December 2020

NB coal train going thru Plymouth. Two BNSF engines
by Sean N
Thu Nov 12, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Passenger & Baggage cars in Pliymouth
Replies: 5
Views: 7116

Passenger & Baggage cars in Pliymouth

Saw a passenger and baggage car (in what looked like Amtrak colors) parked in the Plymouth yard (north of the diamond). Any idea where they are from/going to?
by Sean N
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.
Replies: 458
Views: 133768

Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Looks like a train with rail turning west in Plymouth
by Sean N
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.
Replies: 458
Views: 133768

Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Kansas City Southern lead container train turning East in Plymouth
by Sean N
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Eagle injured after being hit by train
Replies: 0
Views: 5467

Eagle injured after being hit by train

An eagle was injured after hitting a train in the Monroe area:

https://www.mlive.com/life/2020/02/bald ... t-zoo.html
by Sean N
Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Illinois Talk
Topic: Amtrak, Metra hit impasse on new Union Station deal
Replies: 0
Views: 7777

Amtrak, Metra hit impasse on new Union Station deal

From Crain's Chicago: Negotiations have broken off between Amtrak and Metra for a new lease governing the suburban rail agency's use of Chicago Union Station casting a deep shadow on future operations of a rail terminal that serves more than 140,000 passengers a day. In what amounts to a lawsuit, Am...