A light-rail train pulled into Historic Folsom on Tuesday night for the first time in nearly three months. Following the arrival of the test train, Sacramento Regional Transit officials announced that service to central Folsom will resume Wednesday.
Prompted in part by a Southern California commuter train crash that killed 25 people, the federal government is requiring railroads to install a new GPS-based safety system on trains and tracks to make them safer. Here’s a look at how the system, known as Positive Train Control, works.
An accident slowed traffic Thursday afternoon on westbound Interstate 80 at Blue Canyon, reports Dave Wood, the California Department of Transportation's maintenance-area superintendent for the Donner Pass-Sutter/Sierra Region.
City officials hosted a grand re-opening ceremony and public tours at the downtown train depot on February 23, 2017, showing off the results of a two-year, $36 million renovation project at the 4th and I Street Amtrak and Capitol Corridor train station.