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May 2016

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Rolling Easy: Bicycles Welcomed Aboard Amtrak Pere Marquette Trains

| May 11, 2016

“We are pleased Amtrak is now offering checked bike service on the Pere Marquette,” Tim Hoeffner, Michigan Department of Transportation Office of Rail Director, said. “This service will be very convenient for bicyclists as West Michigan has a lot to offer with a vast array of recreational trails, including U.S. Bicycle Route 35.”

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Zipcar, ODOT AND Amtrak Cascades

| May 3, 2016

Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT), and Amtrak Cascades announced the launch of “Zip and Ride,” a partnership to locate Zipcars within walking distance of three Amtrak train stations (Portland Union Station, Salem Station, and Eugene Depot) and promote more connected, cost-effective travel options for train riders.

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