Monthly Archives

June 2016

Credit: Amtrak

Completion of Philadelphia 30th Street Station District Plan Highlighted by Action on Near-Term Improvements

By | Commuter and State Partners, Company News and Statements, News June 16, 2016

Amtrak, Brandywine Realty Trust, Drexel University, PennDOT and SEPTA unveiled the Philadelphia 30th Street Station District Plan and announced the initiation of several follow-on projects to improve the immediate station area and catalyze future development throughout the District.

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$1.2 Million in Utility Investments Power Baltimore Penn Station Forward

By | Commuter and State Partners, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News June 9, 2016

Amtrak and the Maryland Transit Administration have invested $1.2 million in a new backup generator system at Baltimore Penn Station to ensure station readiness and reliability as well as maintain continuity of critical station operations during extended utility outages. The new generator is capable of providing emergency backup power to maintain critical station services in the event of a power failure.

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