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July 2015

AMTRAK STATION IN ANN ARBOR EXPANDS ACCESSIBLE BOARDING

| July 23, 2015

The Ann Arbor Amtrak station will offer a prototype retractable setback-shuttle platform that will provide safer and faster boarding on and off trains for all passengers including those who use a wheeled mobility device, seniors, and those who need assistance with luggage and strollers.

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Amtrak Celebrates 25th Anniversary of The Americans with Disabilities Act

| July 17, 2015

Amtrak is honoring the 25th anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) signed into law on July 26, 1990. With input from station owners and stakeholders from the disability community, and state and federal officials, America’s Railroad® has taken many significant steps to improve the travel experience for passengers with disabilities – from trip planning, to purchasing tickets, to station access, to on-board services.

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