Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2012

$ 7.95

Features:

Illinois in the Spotlight of Passenger Railby Mike Schafer and Bill Navigato — Two recent events propel the Prairie State into the limelight of advances in rail passenger service.

Florida Intercity Passenger Railby C.B. Hall — As Amtrak fumbles its strategies in one of its most potential markets, Florida East Coast sets out to do it right.

Chicago–Springfield–St. Louisby Kevin McKinney with Mike Schafer — PTJ's corridor series continues with a look at one of the busiest travel corridors in the Midwest and how it has become a rising star in the nation's quest for higher-speed rail passenger service.

American Originalby Joe Welsh — The passenger-train artistry of J. Craig Thorpe.

Portland's New Central Loopby Steve Morgan — Oregon's world-class premier city opens yet another segment of its growing network of light-rail and streetcar lines.

A Steam Engine—Just in Time for Christmasby Ted & Sylvia Blishak — Two steam engines, in fact, play a part in spreading holiday cheer in the Pacific Northwest.

Departments:

On the Pointby Mike Schafer

The Journalby George Fletcher

North American Intercityby Karl Zimmerman

Window on the Worldby Kevin McKinney

Going Fasterby Ernest H. Robl

LeisureRailby Ted & Sylvia Blishak

Rush Hourby Joseph M. Calisi

Capitol Unlimitedby Robert J. Stewart, NARP Chairman

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