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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has released its 2018 volume data that shows record and near record activity levels for the year.
TEXRail commuter rail line, which began service on January 10, 2019, has announced that ridership totals for January were 98,582, with ridership totals expected to reach more than 100,000 on February 1. TEXRail is operated by Trinity Metro.
Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) representatives were joined by South Fork elected officials and community leaders to announce the March 4, 2019, start of the South Fork Commuter Connection.
TEXRail commuter rail line has set a new weekend ridership total of 19,588 in two days. Daily ridership also set a record, with January 26 ridership totaling 10,477.
Canadian National Railway (CN) has reported increases in revenues in the 2018 fourth quarter and the 2018 full year. Fourth quarter revenues increased 16 percent to C$3,808 million. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) decreased 55 percent to C$1.56, and adjusted diluted EPS increased 24 percent to C$1.49.