SAN LUIS OBISPO Noon to 4 PM at the Amtrak San Luis Obispo Train Station, 1011 Railroad Avenue at Santa Rosa St. Your train has arrived…and all of San Luis County is invited down to the San Luis Obispo train Continue reading National TRAIN DAY
Letter to Members from Paul Dyson With passenger rail on the national agenda as never before, and a flow of federal funds coming in the next few months such as we have never seen before, we have an unparalleled opportunity Continue reading NOW IS THE TIME!
Saturday, May 2, 2009 9:15 Registration, Coffee; 10:15 Meeting starts in the MTA Board Room at Gateway Center, Los Angeles, located behind Union Station. . . . PROGRAM INFORMATION and RESERVATION FORM . . . Confirmed Speakers: Amtrak CEO Joseph Continue reading RailPAC Annual Meeting and NARP Membership Meeting: “STEEL WHEELS IN CALIFORNIA”
By Eugene K. Skoropowski, Managing Director, Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority March numbers were a disappointment in virtually every place in the country. I am not certain if the placement of Easter week in April this year is part of Continue reading CA Corridors March 2009 Stats
TRACKING RAIL NEWS . . . . . . PHOTOS and Commentary by Russ Jackson Let’s start with good news. On Time Performance of some Western long distance trains. For the two weeks, March 8 to 20: California Zephyr #6 Continue reading TRACKING RAIL NEWS for April
Editorial by Noel T. Braymer With record amounts of funding being authorized for passenger rail service improvement by the Federal Government, we should expect major service improvements in the near future. The question is given the way things usually work; Continue reading What Should We Expect For Rail In The Near Future?
By Noel T. Braymer Since 8 billion dollars was included in the Stimulus Bill for High Speed Rail, there has been more interest about High Speed Rail in this country. The California High Speed Rail Authority is talking about starting Continue reading Updates on High Speed Rail Projects
and the TAMC March Meeting Report By Chris Flescher, RailPAC Associate Director Planners, working for the city of Salinas, are currently creating a plan that would significantly redevelop the downtown area. I attended a public meeting that described many aspects Continue reading Salinas revelopment includes Amtrak station