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AMTRAK TO CONGRESS: TRAINS WILL RUN ON JANUARY 1ST

In testimony before Congress today, Amtrak provided its clearest statement yet that train service will continue on Positive Train Control-exempt...

CONGRESSIONAL LEADERSHIP MEETS IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS

Your Rail Passengers staff has learned from our allies on the Hill that House and Senate negotiators will meet tomorrow to begin finalizing...

 
 
 

MASSDOT SANDBAGS PASSENGER RAIL

When MassDOT initially agreed in 2017 to complete an updated feasibility study of the proposed North-South Rail Link , many rail and...

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RPA RESOLUTION REGARDING AMTRAK

After lengthy discussion, deliberation and debate, on August 30, 2018 the Board of Directors of the Rail Passengers Association unanimously...

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AMTRAK STATEMENT REFUTES TRAINS' PTC ARTICLE

In response to Rail Passengers Association's release calling for clarity on reporting by Trains' Bob Johnston that alleged Amtrak would...

RAIL PASSENGERS STATEMENT ON TRAINS MAGAZINE'S RECENT PTC REPORT

The Rail Passengers Association was shocked and concerned to see the recent reporting in Trains that Amtrak's board will require Positive...

 
 
 

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AMTRAK'S ROUTE ACCOUNTING: FATALLY FLAWED, MISLEADING & WRONG

The Rail Passengers Association strongly believes that the ongoing debate concerning the future shape of Amtrak's national network...

 
 
 

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CALL YOUR REP: PASS THE TRANSPORTATION BILL, SECURE THE NETWORK

With August halfway done, it's important that we continue our work in support of passenger rail and Amtrak's National Network. Members...

 
 
 

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JOIN RPA AND START YOUR CAREER IN TRANSPORTATION!

Rail Passenger Association - Regional Organizer Location: Colorado + California This is an entry level position intended for candidates...

 
 
 

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A WIN FOR THE NATIONAL NETWORK AND THE SOUTHWEST CHIEF

The Senate voted today to pass a funding bill that includes $2.5 billion for passenger rail and ensures the Southwest Chief continues...

 
 
 

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RAIL PASSENGERS RIDE THE MINIBUS

If you're one of the passengers that reached out to their elected official in the past year, it's clear you're being heard. The transportation...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Hong Kong Launches First High Speed Rail Service

Hong Kong Launches First High Speed Rail Service

Hong Kong's first high-speed railway - the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail - was launched today , bringing visitors from around the world the chance to travel... Read more ...

The Future of the World Endurance Championship Might Be Hydrogen-Powered

The Future of the World Endurance Championship Might Be Hydrogen-Powered

Despite the fact that electric vehicles are all the rage these days, the racing world is looking in new directions to find ways to make motorsport a more sustainable and... Read more ...

TAFI Chairman:Indian Govt plans special Bengal-U.S. flight deals to foster...

TAFI Chairman:Indian Govt plans special Bengal-U.S. flight deals to foster Indo-US tours

The Indian government is keen to facilitate Indo-U.S. travel, expanding it by several notches with new plans of introducing special flight packages for Eastern India... Read more ...

Seoul Hosts the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

Seoul Hosts the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

The Seoul Metropolitan Government and the World Tourism Organization co-hosted the UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism at The Shilla Seoul from September 16 to 19. The UNWTO... Read more ...

Canada's first Indigenous woman-owned airline all set to launch

Canada's first Indigenous woman-owned airline all set to launch

A new indigenous woman-owned airline announced its launch and start of service coming next spring in Canada. Read more ...

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders have come up with a new strategy to keep the Hill City flourishing. The Office of Economic Development and Tourism is releasing their Blueprint of... Read more ...

The Roberts International Airport & its new terminal look for tourism potential

The Roberts International Airport & its new terminal look for tourism potential

The euphoria that welcomed news in terms of setting up a modern passenger terminal at the Roberts International Airport experienced a drop when viewers witnessed that the... Read more ...

Chuck Grassley fumes about the Christine Blasey Ford-Brett Kavanaugh saga in...

Chuck Grassley fumes about the Christine Blasey Ford-Brett Kavanaugh saga in a series of bizarre tweets

Alex Brandon/AP Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley granted Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys an extension to decide whether she'll speak to lawmakers about her... Read more ...

Making EVs Affordable

Making EVs Affordable

It's eight years since the first generation Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt plug-in cars were being prepared for market debut. And it's nearly a decade since the first... Read more ...

This South Korean Ice Cream Café Looks Straight Out of a Child's

This South Korean Ice Cream Café Looks Straight Out of a Child's

This South Korean Ice Cream Café Looks Straight Out of a Child's Dream Decorated with pink candy stripes, neon lights, and cute toy-inspired furniture, entering this South... Read more ...