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Amtrak Offers More Acela Express Service

| March 23, 2017

Weekend Amtrak travelers will soon have more high-speed options for Northeast Corridor (NEC) service between Boston and New York City, as Amtrak expands its popular Acela Express service between the two cities.

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Double Days From Amtrak® Are Back!

| March 17, 2017

Amtrak Guest Rewards® members earn double points on qualifying Amtrak travel to more than 500 destinations nationwide during Amtrak’s Double Days℠ promotion March 20, 2017 through May 20, 2017.

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Mt. Pleasant & Central Michigan Now on Amtrak Map

| February 21, 2017

Amtrak customers now can make connections between Amtrak Wolverine Service trains and Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant and other communities along US-127 and I-75 using buses operated by Indian Trails, Inc., of Owosso.

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Amtrak CEO Wick Moorman Calls for New Era of Infrastructure Investment

| February 15, 2017

In a hearing before the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security, Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman called for a new era of investment in Amtrak’s infrastructure, fleet, and stations, which are critical to the operations and future growth of passenger rail.

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Amtrak Offers Upgraded High-Speed Wi-Fi at Baltimore Penn Station

| January 31, 2017

Travelers at Baltimore Penn Station can now enjoy improved high-speed broadband Wi-Fi, with enhanced connectivity and reliability. The newly-implemented Wi-Fi solution involves the replacement of technology that has been in service since 2010. Baltimore Penn Station is one of two stations across Amtrak’s national network, including Chicago Union Station, chosen to pilot these upgrades.

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Mayor Emanuel, Amtrak and other Union Station Partners Announce Redevelopment Plan Designated as USDOT Emerging Project

| January 12, 2017

The City of Chicago’s ambitious plans to modernize and transform Chicago Union Station and the surrounding West Loop area received a major boost today with the announcement by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Amtrak, Metra and the RTA that the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Build America Bureau and the City of Chicago are entering into an Emerging Projects Agreement (EmPA), under which Chicago can work closely with USDOT with the ultimate goal of seeking up to $1 billion in federal funding for the project.

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