Rail PHOTOS of the Year, another look December 24th, 2007
By Russ Jackson, RailPAC website Editor
The photos below represent the many of MY PHOTOS that appeared on this site during 2007. They are worth a second look! My thanks to the other contributing photographers this year, including Noel Braymer, Mike Palmer, Mike Barnbaum, and Bob Snow.
California Zephyr schedule to change in January December 13th, 2007
Restoring more of the time taken away while the Union Pacific did maintenance of way projects in Nevada.
SCHEDULE CHANGE, JANUARY 21, 2008
CALIFORNIA ZEPHYR: TR 5 ARRIVES EMY (Emeryville) 610P, 1 HR 15 MIN
EARLIER. TRAIN 6 CHANGES ARE MINIMAL.
Information from Amtrak, courtesy Ed von Nordeck.
POLAR EXPRESS at the Rail Museum December 10th, 2007
A Trip Report! By Robert F. Mac Donald
The California State Rail Museum ushered in the 2007 holiday season with cookies and hot chocolate. To the delight of kids, young and old, they were invited on board the Museumâ€™s â€œPolar Expressâ€ at the old Central Pacific Depot in â€œOld Townâ€ Sacramento, CA.
California Amtrak Stats for November December 9th, 2007
From Capitol Corridor Managing Director Gene Skoropowski
We have just received the November 2007 stats from Amtrak, the second month of the FY08 federal fiscal year.