Report questions economics of Florida’s private passenger rail

Today, March 9, 2015 we received this insight from Robert Poole of the Reason Foundation regarding All Aboard Florida Although construction is under way on the southern portion (Miami to West Palm Beach) of the new All Aboard Florida passenger rail system, opponents living to the north of there are gearing up to try toContinue reading “Report questions economics of Florida’s private passenger rail”

Report questions economics of Florida's private passenger rail

Today, March 9, 2015 we received this insight from Robert Poole of the Reason Foundation regarding All Aboard Florida Although construction is under way on the southern portion (Miami to West Palm Beach) of the new All Aboard Florida passenger rail system, opponents living to the north of there are gearing up to try toContinue reading “Report questions economics of Florida's private passenger rail”

Bob Poole Responds to Will High-Speed Rail Drive Business??

Bob Poole Responds to Will High-Speed Rail Drive Business??. The report from the U.S. conference of mayors is mostly wishful thinking. Many of the economic benefits it claims are not net additions to economic growth, but relocation of economic activity from one part of a state or region to another part (chiefly cities). Other allegedContinue reading “Bob Poole Responds to Will High-Speed Rail Drive Business??”