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January 2013

Amtrak and California Partner in Pursuit of New High-Speed Train Sets

By | Commuter and State Partners, Customer Amenities, News, Travel January 17, 2013

Amtrak and the California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) are joining forces in the search for proven high-speed rail (HSR) train sets currently being manufactured and in commercial service that are capable of operating safely at speeds up to 220 mph on both Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor (NEC) and on California’s developing HSR corridor.

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Amtrak Moving Forward with More Lancaster Station Upgrades

By | Customer Amenities, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Travel January 16, 2013

Building on the progress achieved during the past year, Amtrak is moving forward in 2013 with more upgrades to Lancaster Station including major work to rehabilitate the main waiting room by repairing the plaster walls and ceiling, repainting it with historic colors, restoring historic light fixtures and relocating the sprinkler pipe.

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