Federal Railroad Administration
The U.S. Department of Transportation is demanding immediate safety improvements from Metro-North following the deadly train derailment in the Bronx.
The fact that the NTSB has said that it will take a year and a half to issue a probable cause finding for the derailment and crash is outrageous, Sen. Richard Blumenthal told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau.
The Federal Railroad Administration is considering several options to improve rail service in the heavily-traveled Northeast Corridor.
A movable bridge in Paulsboro, N.J., where a freight train derailed last year will be replaced.