California: San Bernardino County transit committee votes to pursue new train service in place of Gold Line light-rail

By Steve Scauzillo, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Daily Bulletin; October 10, 2019

Signaling a change in course, a committee of the San Bernardino County Transportation Authority on Thursday, Oct. 10, voted to pursue an enhanced Metrolink rail system instead of extending the Gold Line light-rail from Los Angeles County into Montclair.

The committee, meeting in an old depot in San Bernardino, ordered staff to work with LA Metro and Metrolink to place Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) trains onto existing commuter rail tracks to move passengers from Pomona to Montclair, saying the innovative system would save taxpayers money.

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