RailPAC Annual Meeting and NARP Region XII Meeting April 14th, 2008
In The Stanford Room at the California State Rail Museum, Old Sacramento (west of the main museum building)
PROGRAM INFORMATION and RESERVATION FORM
THIS EVENT IS NOW S O L D O U T!
RailPAC January Meeting in SLO January 17th, 2008
NEW INFORMATION 1/7/08 RailPAC President Paul Dyson says a big crowd is expected! Note that the meeting will end in time to take trains 11, 14, or 799 or some of the connecting buses!
Spend a Saturday on California’s beautiful Central Coast!
Train798/799 at SLO station.
RailPAC September MEETING NOTICE September 1st, 2007
At the California State Rail Museum in the Museum Theater (use east “group” entrance), in Old Sacramento! Reserve your space NOW! Only a few days left to reserve! EVERYONE is welcome! And, it’s FREE! Our topic: “Running Trains WITHOUT Money!” A Presentation from Operation Lifesaver just added! See new parking information above! New 9/8/07
Confirmed Speaker lineup of top California rail Leaders:
Kempton, Bronte, Skoropowski, Mortensen, Hutchison
Bay Bridge Closure- Labor Day Weekend (Followup) August 26th, 2007
The Bay Bridge reopened at 6 PM on Monday, September 3, 11 hours ahead of schedule. Over the weekend BART carried a record number of passengers, became a rolling party with its overnight service, and other public transportation systems saw record numbers of riders! No major tieups were encountered. Congratulations to Caltrans for its $1 million campaign of information leading up to this event!
Bay Area Regional Rail Plan Workshops August 10th, 2007
Dates and Times
Track the Bay Areaâ€™s rail future by attending a public meeting near you on the Draft Regional Rail Plan
RailPAC Board Meeting April 12th, 2007
The RailPAC Board of Directors will have a business meeting on Saturday, April 28, in Oakland.
RailPAC/NARP Joint Membership Meeting & Conference March 8th, 2007
Saturday, March 17, 2007 Gateway Center, MTA BOARD ROOM, 3rd Floor, the tall building east of Los Angeles Union Station platforms.
The Rail Passenger Association of California, the National Association of Railroad Passengers, and the Transit Coalition invite you to the biggest rail meeting of 2007!
Amtrak President Alex Kummant (pictured, left, with RailPAC President Paul Dyson) is the Keynote Speaker at 10:30am.
The 11:30 session, “Amtrak & the Future” Andrew C. Selden (pictured) from URPA, Ross Capon from NARP, and Bill Bronte, Caltrans Rail Chief. RailPAC VP/NARP Director Art Lloyd is the moderator.
At 1:00 former Amtrak Board Vice Chairman Michael Dukakis
Afternoon panels include “Southern California Regional Rail”, with RailPAC President Paul Dyson, and Mike McGinley, retired SP and Metrolink, moderated by Dennis Lytton, NARP Diector; “Transit Rail”, with Gerald Francis, Manager, LACMTA Rail, and Jerard Wright and Bart Reed from the Transit Coalition, moderated by James Smith, RailPAC VP; and “High Speed Rail Update” by Dan Leavitt, CAHSRA
The RailPAC members’ business meeting will follow the afternoon session. Adjournment will be in honor of Byron Nordberg, RailPAC’s founding father.