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by south jersey trains
Tue May 14, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: New Jersey Transit NJT Rail and Light Rail LRT
Topic: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study
Replies: 12
Views: 5150

Re: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study

The Camden to Glassboro line WILL... start constuction next year! The Cape May line will have SOME improvements! Dont ask me how i know just wait and see.
by south jersey trains
Sun May 12, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: New Jersey Transit NJT Rail and Light Rail LRT
Topic: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study
Replies: 12
Views: 5150

Re: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study

I believe the main reason for the rail line is Rowan U.for the college students to use it and the college has been expanding the last couple years.Also rt 42 is getting worse and there is not any room for extra lanes although they are putting in a way for you to get onto rt 42 when you are coming no...
by south jersey trains
Tue May 07, 2013 11:03 pm
Forum: New Jersey Transit NJT Rail and Light Rail LRT
Topic: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study
Replies: 12
Views: 5150

Re: Delaware River Port Authority advances Light rail study

Open house meeting May 20th 2013 6pm to 8 pm at the Woodbury NJ junior/senior high school to discuss advancement of the Camden to Glassboro Line.Senior officals will be thereto answer questions.
by south jersey trains
Mon Dec 24, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

I believe I read it in the AC Press recently .They said a portion of the track will be removed for the pipeline.The article was about cleaner air and how this plant will have more compacity.
by south jersey trains
Mon Dec 24, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

I read where they are going to remove some track to Beasleys Point power plant(sadly) and put a gas pipeline in its place.Maybe they can use the ties and rails that they remove to improve some of the track from Tuckahoe to Cape May.
by south jersey trains
Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:04 am
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: Derailment in Paulsboro
Replies: 122
Views: 30159

Re: Derailment in Paulsboro

I will say the goverment pays a lot to maintain those 600 miles of passenger track in N Jersey and helps pay for upgrades in other areas that are not passenger.The fact is highways for cars have been improved for years and also airports and railroads have been laging way behind with little funding.T...
by south jersey trains
Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: Derailment in Paulsboro
Replies: 122
Views: 30159

Re: Derailment in Paulsboro

We spend lots on roads so why not trains.Also we spend a lot more up north for years than down south. we need repairs here now for a change.
by south jersey trains
Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: Derailment in Paulsboro
Replies: 122
Views: 30159

Re: Derailment in Paulsboro

NOW!!... Is the time to CALL YOUR LOCAL STATE DEMOCRAT AND REPUBLICAN ASSEMBLYMEN AND SENATORS also FEDERAL and DEMAND OUR RAILROAD BRIDGES,TRACKS, AND STATIONS recieve state and federal funds to upgrade,repair and fix our very old rusting ageing equipment. Thats the way to fix it. They have to go t...
by south jersey trains
Thu Nov 15, 2012 8:28 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

Is there any news or updates on the CMSL?
by south jersey trains
Wed Sep 12, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: South Jersey
Replies: 1088
Views: 228271

Re: South Jersey

Progressive railroad news said NJ is giving 1.35 million dollars to upgrade 1.9 miles of track on the Salem branch for heavier rail,new ties and road bed.
by south jersey trains
Mon Aug 06, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

Is there any news on NJT repairing the damaged tracks? The NJ budget was just passed and now is the time to get funds before its used up.Also Ray Lahood of the federal govt. said there is 17 billion dollars avaible for roads,bridges and railroads.Contact your local politicans to ask them to get some...
by south jersey trains
Sun Aug 05, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: Power Plant
Replies: 72
Views: 10752

Re: Power Plant

3 NS locomotives and apox. 83 full coal cars passed through Milmay at 913pm Sunday nite on the way to Beasleys.Good to see the track still used.
by south jersey trains
Sat Jul 21, 2012 2:33 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: Power Plant
Replies: 72
Views: 10752

Re: Power Plant

The track thats stops at the power plant could be extended accross the small bay where the Beasley point bridge is being removed ,go a short distance( half mile) to rt 559,make a right and go 1 mile to the base of the new 9th st bridge,put a small station there and have small shuttle buses take you ...
by south jersey trains
Sat Jul 21, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

Since we have extra money in the NJ budget according to the Governor for a tax cut,lets use just a little bit of the money for repairing the tracks to Cape May(ALL THE WAY).Ill gladly donate my 50 dollars of tax savings for the year!Also i was wondering if NJT is going to repair the mile and a half ...
by south jersey trains
Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:12 am
Forum: New Jersey Railfan
Topic: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May
Replies: 680
Views: 175302

Re: CMSL service Rio Grande to Cape May - 2012

Here we go again.In the Atlantic City Press today 20 July 2012 friday, region section C page3, there is an article on the CMSL with Mike Voll and State Senator Jeff Van Drew.Call senator Jeff Van Drew at 856 765 0891 and tell him we want train service all the way to Cape May and to give more funds t...

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