| Jul 7, 2015
| 10:59 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE It's grey, about 10 feet in diameter at its base and appears to be more than 100 feet tall.
Motorists began taking notice last week when a giant mystery antenna popped up the Florida East Coast Railway tracks north of Sunrise Boulevard....
| Jul 6, 2015
| 7:17 PM
When All Aboard Florida executives unveiled their project, they presented it as a high-speed train that would be built on their own property at their own expense. It was explained to me that it would not require any government approvals, endanger any of...
| Jul 6, 2015
| 7:20 PM
The All Aboard Florida system, once completed, will not only benefit Florida but also serve as a model for other communities seeking alternative transportation options. This project is a perfect example of how the private market has come to recognize...
| Jul 6, 2015
| 1:01 PM
Drivers tired of waiting at railroad crossings for those long, slow freight trains to rumble by on the railroad tracks that parallel U.S. 1 will get relief next year.
That's when construction will be completed on a connection between the two railroads in...
| Jul 2, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Construction has begun in South Florida for the Miami to Orlando passenger-rail system dubbed All Aboard Florida. But some communities along the train's route still hope to derail the project.
Service between new stations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and...
| Jul 1, 2015
| 7:33 PM
Pompano Beach is quickly becoming the place to be. With new development and redevelopment happening throughout the town, it's not surprising to find new businesses looking at our community as a place where they can profit.
The Pompano Beach Fishing...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 2:31 PM
Siemens not only is building the trains to be used by a planned system linking Orlando with South Florida, but the company also will maintain them, All Aboard Florida officials announced Tuesday afternoon.
The $2.5 billion train operation intends to...
| Jun 28, 2015
| 8:15 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE There's a new norm along the railroad tracks north of Broward Boulevard: the sight of work crews in hard hats and the sound of bulldozers.
The foundation is taking shape for All Aboard Florida's new 60,000-square-foot Fort Lauderdale...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 11:32 AM
Tri-Rail is closer to having the $70 million necessary to run its commuter trains out of All Aboard Florida's new downtown Miami station.
About half the amount has been committed by the city of Miami and Miami-Dade County, with the rest coming from the...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 7:06 PM
As an owner of multiple businesses and a long-time resident of Fort Lauderdale, I couldn't be more excited for the arrival of All Aboard Florida.
When I opened my first restaurant in 1997, the revitalization of the downtown was just getting started....
| Jun 24, 2015
| 2:46 PM
Good news for eardrums: Despite Gov. Rick Scott's veto of $10 million in state funding for railroad quiet zones, plans to create a reduced-noise corridor along South Florida's eastern tracks from Miami to downtown West Palm Beach will not be affected by...