SELECT A CATEGORY

Amtrak and State Partners Reach Agreement to Preserve All Corridor Routes

By | Commuter and State Partners, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Services and Schedules | October 15, 2013

Amtrak has successfully negotiated contracts with 19 state transportation departments and other entities to increase state control and funding of 28 current passenger rail routes. America’s Railroad® is now poised to move forward with state partners to further expand and improve the intercity passenger rail network.

Read More

Track Improvement Project Reaches 2013’s Last Phase for Accelerated Michigan Amtrak Services

By | Commuter and State Partners, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Services and Schedules, Travel | October 9, 2013

The last of three Michigan track improvement AMTRAKINSERT2phases for the 2013 construction season begins between Jackson and Kalamazoo on Oct. 14. While the project will cause some delays and modified weekday schedules, the result will be upgraded tracks and more reliable service as part of the Accelerated Rail Program being carried out by Amtrak for the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).

Read More