CSX Traffic

CSX freight train passing through Ashland VA

My study overlooks the tracks, so I get to see the trains go by. It is my impression that there are fewer CSX trains these days. Are other people noticing something similar?

Texas High Speed Rail

Texas High Speed Rail

As many of you know I continue to follow the development of hyperloop technology. In the mean time we see articles such as this one to do with conventional high speed rail in Texas. I wonder if the project will do better than what has happened in California.