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Top 5 Transit System Projects Worth Watching in 2016

Public transit systems in the United States are experiencing rapid growth of ridership and growing revenue predictions, although the funding to pay for improvements and keeping their systems in a state of good repair may not materialize.  With that said, most … Continue reading

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Travel for the Budget-Conscious

We all want to get away from the 9-to-5 and the daily grind, even if for a weekend if not a week or two.  The problem?  Not enough funds to really do what you want to do.  Sometimes, when we … Continue reading

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Top 5 Transit System Projects Worth Watching in 2015

Public transit systems in the United States are experiencing rapid growth of ridership and growing revenue predictions, although the funding to pay for improvements and keeping their systems in a state of good repair may not materialize.  With that said, most … Continue reading

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Airtrain to LaGuardia Airport

Many, many years ago, there was talk about providing rapid transit access to LaGuardia Airport, much like there is access via rail to JFK Airport.  Many years later, JFK Airport, as part of its $10 Billion renovation package, got its … Continue reading

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Travel Wish List for 2015

Over the past few years, I have had a few travel firsts: 2009:  Fist long-distance road trip, involving Boston, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and upstate New York.  Roughly 900 miles of driving. 2012:  First visit to the … Continue reading

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