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"Officials vow SMART won't stop short of Santa Rosa"

From an article in the Press Democrat: By BOB NORBERG THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 3:00 a.m. Train servic…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Feb 1, 2010

"Commuter Rail Success Stories"

From is the following piece on commuter rail success stories: Posted by Jack C. Swearengen at Jan 28, 2010 10:40 AM Cons…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Jan 29, 2010

SMART Project Funding Plan Update

Steve Atnip alerted me to the existence of the SMART "Project Funding Plan Update" Memorandum, attached as a PDF file below. I've pasted th…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Jan 22, 2010

"Critics say they warned of SMART's financing problems"

From an article on the website: By BLEYS W. ROSE THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published Thursday, January 21, 2010 at 6:14 p.m.…

Started by Mark Drury

1 Jan 22, 2010
Reply by Steve Atnip

"SMART train to arrive two years late in central Sonoma County"

The SMART news is coming fast and furious this week, relatively speaking. Found the following article on the website: Co…

Started by Mark Drury

3 Jan 21, 2010
Reply by Evan

"Local Talent Leads the Design for SMART Facility"

Found a (somewhat dry) press release on ROSA, Calif. - (Business Wire) Winzler & Kelly (, in partn…

Started by Mark Drury

1 Jan 20, 2010
Reply by Chad Gustafson

"Design ideas begin to form for SMART trains"

From the Marin Independent Journal article found here: Decisions, decisions. Officials with Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit are trying to…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Jan 19, 2010

"Public input sought for SMART trains' setup"

From the Press Democrat article of the same title: The public will get a second chance to tell Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit planners wha…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Jan 4, 2010

"SMART gets $2.5 million for commute-rail work"

Another timely article/news tip from Steve Atnip:

Started by Mark Drury

0 Dec 15, 2009

"Report: Alto Hill Tunnel reopening carries big price tag"

Reported yesterday in the Marin Independent Journal: Opening up the Alto Tunnel for bike an…

Started by Mark Drury

0 Dec 8, 2009


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