Monday, January 11, 2010

The Future of Transportation

High-speed rail. I can't wait.

in reference to:

"Amtrak says it will pay hotel rooms for passengers who need them. It will also offer refunds on a case by case basis. Because of the weather, the rail carrier is suspending service past Minneapolis today. Trains between Chicago and Denver have also been suspended until tracks can be cleared. In a similar incident, an Amtrak train bound from Denver arrived 23 hours late. A third train which runs from San Antonio to Chicago derailed in St. Louis yesterday, temporarily stranding 176 passengers and a crew of nine"
- http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local-beat/Amtrak-Train-Delayed-81008957.html (view on Google Sidewiki)