Brightline

  • Brightline Gives News Media Sneak Peek

    Members of the news media were given a tour of the Brightline train station in West Palm Beach Tuesday. Brightline, billed as the only privately funded express inter-city passenger rail service in the United States, is expected to commence rail service later this summer.

  • Brightline Off To Noisy Start

    There’s a lot of noise about South Florida’s first privately funded passenger rail service.

  • Brightline Suicide Attempt Renews Calls for Safety on Tracks

    The apparent Feb. 8 suicide attempt by a man laying down in front of an oncoming Brightline train has caused city officials to reiterate calls for safety. The incident occurred in Wilton Manors at Northeast 24 Street, south of Five Points.

  • Rick's Reviews: A Few Spots to Eat After Your Brightline Ride

    When Henry Flagler began to build the Florida East Coast Railway more than a century ago, he had real-estate and resort development in mind. Now another set of entrepreneurs has seen a local railroad vision come to fruition. Brightline began running trains in January nonstop between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, and just a few weeks ago added service to and from downtown Miami.