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by AJR
Tue Aug 25, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club
Replies: 0
Views: 540

Michigan Railroad Club

The September 2, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club will not be held due to the ongoing issues related to the coronavirus.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President/CEO
Michigan Railroad Club, Inc
by AJR
Tue Jul 28, 2020 12:13 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club
Replies: 0
Views: 1190

Michigan Railroad Club

The August 5, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club has been cancelled. The location where the meetings are held at is not open to the public yet, because of the virus.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President/CEO
Michigan Railroad Club, Inc.
by AJR
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Amtrak
Replies: 2
Views: 1580

Amtrak

Amtrak yesterday 7-14-20 did not operate an evening train from Chicago to Dearborn. It appears today that is taking place again today 7-15-20. Anyone know the reason why.
by AJR
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: July MRC Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1448

July MRC Meeting

The July 1, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club has been cancelled. Hopefully, we will be able to have our August meeting. Stay tuned for further details.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President/CEO
Michigan Railroad Club, Inc.
by AJR
Tue May 26, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club - June Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1948

Michigan Railroad Club - June Meeting

The Wednesday, June 3, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club has been cancelled. The meeting is being cancelled due to the fact that the governor's stay safe stay home order has been extended till June 12th.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President/CEO
Michigan Railroad Club, Inc.
by AJR
Fri Apr 24, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: MRC May 6, 2020 Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 3060

MRC May 6, 2020 Meeting

Be advised that the May 6, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club is being cancelled based upon the continuation of the "stay safe, stay home" order issued by the governor until May 15, 2020.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President/CEO
Michigan Railroad Club, Inc.
by AJR
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club Meeting - April 1, 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 2642

Michigan Railroad Club Meeting - April 1, 2020

Be advised that the April 1, 2020 meeting of the Michigan Railroad Club has been cancelled. The reason for the meeting being cancelled is due to the virus that is affecting the nation. Another reason is the fact that the Ford Performing Arts Center where our meetings our being held is closing for a ...
by AJR
Sun Feb 23, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI
Replies: 5
Views: 3762

Re: Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI

I am (Anthony Rzucidlo), no charge to attend the program.
by AJR
Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:24 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI
Replies: 5
Views: 3762

Re: Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI

7:00 P.M., thanks for the catch.
by AJR
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI
Replies: 5
Views: 3762

Railroading In & Around Wayne County, MI

At 7:00 P.M., Monday, February 24, 2020 at the Caroline Kennedy Library located at 24590 George Dearborn Heights, MI a program about railroading in Wayne County will be presented. The program will cover the early history of railroading in the county as well as history about the county itself. Also p...
by AJR
Sat Dec 14, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Railroad Display
Replies: 0
Views: 2579

Railroad Display

The Plymouth Historical Museum located in Plymouth, Michigan is planning on having a railroad display running from January 2020 till July 2020. If you have any railroad related items that you would like to loan to the museum to be part of the display, please contact Mary Thackston at 734-455-8940 Ex...
by AJR
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Cabooses
Replies: 0
Views: 3959

Cabooses

Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:00 P.M., I (Anthony Rzucidlo) will be presenting a program at the Wayne Historical Museum located at 1 Towne Square on the "History of Cabooses." The program will consist of an oral presentation on the development of the caboose, and how it continues to be used by railro...
by AJR
Thu May 23, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club
Replies: 2
Views: 4115

Re: Michigan Railroad Club

In addition to the slide show, an oral presentation will be made on the history of Conrail. By the way, the correct spelling of the last name of the presenter should be Rzucidlo. Also we will be holding our meeting in Club Room No. 1.
by AJR
Sat May 11, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Norfolk Southern building in Dearborn, MI
Replies: 6
Views: 4795

Norfolk Southern building in Dearborn, MI

Drove by the Norfolk Southern building (originally Conrail) on Michigan Ave., in Dearborn and noticed that a for sale sign has been placed in front of it.
by AJR
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Ford Rouge Railroad Presentation
Replies: 1
Views: 3550

Ford Rouge Railroad Presentation

Come learn about the history of the railroad that operated inside of the Ford Rouge Complex in Dearborn, Michigan for over 80 years on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. The program will be held at the Caroline Kennedy Library (Program Meeting Room) located at 24590 George in Dearborn Heights, MI starting at ...
by AJR
Thu Oct 05, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club
Replies: 0
Views: 1124

Michigan Railroad Club

Today marks the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Michigan Railroad Club by Charles Taylor and four other railfans. The MRC is one of the oldest social railfan organizations in the country.

Anthony J. Rzucidlo, President
Michigan Railroad Club[
by AJR
Wed Feb 15, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Ford Rouge Railroad
Replies: 0
Views: 800

Ford Rouge Railroad

I will be presenting a program on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 7:00 P.M., at the McFadden Ross House located at 915 Brady Dearborn, MI on the "History of the Ford Rouge Railroad." The program will consist of an oral presentation followed by a slideshow which will show case the various locomotives uti...
by AJR
Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:46 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: QLine streetcar tagged with graffiti
Replies: 8
Views: 1912

Re: QLine streetcar tagged with graffiti

That's Detroit for you.
by AJR
Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: The History of Railroad Police
Replies: 0
Views: 695

The History of Railroad Police

On Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 7:00 P.M., at the Caroline Kennedy Library located at 24590 George Dearborn Heights, MI I will be presenting a program on "The History of Railroad Police." The program will consist of an oral history on why railroad police departments were established in the United...
by AJR
Fri Sep 09, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Michigan Railroad Club
Replies: 8
Views: 1101

Re: Michigan Railroad Club

To each there own views on things NYCMAN. Needless to say that I don't agree with you.