Take a Pledge to “Be Track Smart”

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Safety | September 10, 2014

September is Rail Safety Month and Amtrak California and Caltrans are asking Californians to always practice safety when crossing train tracks. A giant rail safety pledge banner will make its way across the state throughout the month of September collecting pledges and signatures including those of local mayors and family members of those who have been killed in rail-related incidents.

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Amtrak and Partners Advance Planning for New Susquehanna River Rail Bridge

By | Commuter and State Partners, Company News and Statements, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Safety, Travel | April 14, 2014

Amtrak, in conjunction with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), has launched a preliminary engineering study for rehabilitation or possible replacement of the 108-year-old Susquehanna River Rail Bridge. The study will comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and examine various alternatives while considering environmental and historical impacts to the community.

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