New Safety Rules Proposed For Oil Rail Tanker Cars That Carry Explosive, Fracked CrudeThousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two years under regulations proposed Wednesday in response to a series of fiery train crashes over the past year, including a runaway oil train that exploded in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people.
Concerns Grow Over Current BART Fleet's AgeOne Bay Area transportation planner is hoping a decision is made quickly on who to award a contract to in regards to building a new fleet of cars for BART.

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