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September 2013

Amtrak Exhibit Train to Stop in Gettysburg

| September 26, 2013

Powered by a custom-painted locomotive that pays tribute to America’s veterans, and showcasing the past, present and future of America’s Railroad®, the Amtrak Exhibit Train will stop at the Gettysburg and Northern Scenic Depot this weekend (Sept. 28-29).

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Construction Begins to Preserve Possible Pathway of New Train Tunnels Into Penn Station, New York

| September 23, 2013

Amtrak Chairman Tony Coscia, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez and Congressman Jerrold Nadler today announced a critical first step towards preserving a right-of-way for new rail tunnels under the Hudson River designed to withstand future flooding, with the start of construction of an 800-foot concrete casing at the Hudson Yards facility in the heart of Manhattan.

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