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Reyes to Serve as FRA’s Chief Counsel

October 10, 2017 - in News, People

Juan Reyes has been appointed chief counsel of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), according to a press release issued by Seyfarth Shaw LLP, a law firm where Reyes has served as partner. As the principal legal adviser to the FRA, Reyes will manage a…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $197 Million in Grants for Positive Train Control Implementation

June 5, 2017 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced…

FRA Launches Website for States and Municipalities to Request Bridge Inspection Reports

February 29, 2016 - in Bridges, Corporate, Maintenance

WASHINGTON – The Federal Railroad Administration today launched a new tool on its website that allows states and municipalities to request inspection…

Google, FRA Team Up for Safety, Adding Rail Crossing Data to Maps

Can one of the nation’s newest, fastest-moving industries help to solve one of transportation’s oldest problems? At the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), we think the answer is yes. That is why today, we are proud to announce that Google has agreed…

Federal Railroad Administration Issues $6.8 Million Loan to the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad

May 29, 2015 - in Financial, Rail

WASHINGTON – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today issued a $6.8 million Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing (RRIF) loan to the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad (A&M).  A&M will use the loan to refinance the purchase of three…