"Here's a no brainer for freight sales. Put in a switch for the San Rafael Shamrock Cement plant. Don't charge for the rail. You will make it back on future sales of rock and cement. Just get it done. No mode of transportation can deliver…"
"Visited the Santa Rosa depot location for the local Info site and loved how the people there are supportive of the NWPRRHS.
If you have not made a visit I recommend.
John Williams has responded to ask if I can help him drive freight…"
"Questioning the need for Cloverdale rail is a topic of legitimate concern here -- just approach it in a civil way and with a forum post, which others are free to ignore if they are not interested. Numerous related status updates merely serve…"
"Jack G./Tommy Tommy/Fred/Whatever your name may be, if I see one more spate of comments from you like those in this or other recent threads I will unceremoniously flush you from the very bowels of the network for the third or fourth time in as many…"
Some of us believe this is "Tommy". With this latest post "Rick Brand: Rick is a short for Richard. Often used affectionately to signify amiability or foster companionship and so on. Others time it is used to belittle…"
"We stopped by The Train Shop yesterday and was delighted to discover one of these. I found one prototype photo from an earlier era (30-40's?) and the model looks pretty darn close. It's a 1919 car with a 8-58 repaint with Gothic lettering.…"
"Anyone ever modeled the Interurban? I'm gathering information so I can plan my next layout. It will be a Marin County based, set between 1925 (ish) and 1935 (ish) so as to include as much variety as possible: narrow gauge, dual gauge,…"
Some of us believe this is "Tommy". With this latest post "Rick Brand: Rick is a short for Richard. Often used affectionately to signify amiability or foster companionship and so on. Others time it is used to belittle people who are too speculative in their musings and too free with faulty and unfounded information, often running wild in a feverish kind of manic state, asking questions about future wood chip gon customers regardless of the fact other explanations exist to completely undermine the foundation of the speculation and ignoring those explanations willfully, for example."
he is violating your policy of only posting rail related content.
He seemed to respond to your warning last year and seems like he needs another one now.
Thank you Mark. I'm glad to be a part of this historic line. I think the membership will find my profile interesting. I'm in the excursion train business and we are launching the service between LA & Vegas later this year. www.vegasxtrain.com I think there are some excellent possibilities on the NWP as well for a wine train. More to come on my profile. Interested to see how the members feel about it. - mb
Just an update for you here. I resolved my profile pic upload problem with the help of a forum on the NING website. It said that usually when a profile pic fails to load it's a browser problem so I switched to Google Chrome as they suggested and problem solved. Just wanted to pass this along for you in case you get the same issue with anyone else.