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2015 California Passenger Rail Summit
RIVERSIDE: Rail project awarded $2.98 million grant

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Steve Grande -- Jun 28th 2015

2015 California Passenger Rail Summit

2015 California Passenger Rail Summit, April 28 & 29, 2015. Click Here for Report & Photos by Carl

Steve Grande -- Apr 18th 2015

RIVERSIDE: Rail project awarded $2.98 million grant

The Federal Railroad Administration has plans to provide daily Amtrak service between Los Angeles and the Coachella Valley a $2.98 million grant.

Steve Grande -- Jan 26th 2015

SAVE THE DATE! Tue & Wed April 28 & 29, 2015

2015 California Passenger Rail Summit
http://www.californiapassengerrailsummit.com/
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Reception to be held in the Roundhouse at the California State Railroad Museum
at 125 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Event to be held in the Sacramento City Council Chambers at 915 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Thes…  More>>

Steve Grande -- Sep 11th 2014

Our Voice: Long slow climb toward daily Amtrak service

Desert Sun editorial board5:38 p.m. PDT September 10, 2014
http://www.desertsun.com/story/opinion/editorials/2014/09/10/daily-amtrak-service/15420509/
The daily Amtrak route between Indio and Los Angeles is inching closer to reality as slowly as the Coastline Starlight climb on the Cuesta Grade up north out of San Luis Obispo. It’s a long, slow climb…  More>>

Steve Grande -- May 24th 2014

Save The Chief!

Spectacular Scenery – World Class Tourism – Essential Transportation
This train needs YOUR help NOW!
Almost one third of Amtrak’s historic SOUTHWEST
CHIEF route that carries this legendary train
through western Kansas, southeastern Colorado,
and northern New Mexico is threatened with
abandonment. If funding is not identified to
rehabilita…  More>>

Steve Grande -- May 24th 2014

Save The Chief! Color Flyer (PDF)

Save The Chief! Color Flyer

Steve Grande -- May 6th 2014

2014 California Passenger Rail Summit Panel Notes & Photos with Links to Presentations

Panel notes and photos with links to Presentations in PDF format.
 

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SW Rail -- Mar 4th 2014

You’re Invited to the 2014 California Passenger Rail Summit

Join us April 2-3, 2014 as we meet with leaders in the industry for discussions on the modernization and integration of passenger rail service in California. Speakers will discuss funding, development, and strategic approaches to ensure the continued success of the nation’s premier passenger rail network.
For more information, including sponsors and the …  More>>

SW Rail -- Dec 29th 2013

Save The Date

Join us April 2-3, 2014 for the California Passenger Rail Summit
 
These are interesting times for passenger rail development in California. With the formation of the new California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA), California is on the verge of significant enhancements to the passenger rail system. The modernization and integration of the passeng…  More>>

SW Rail -- Oct 25th 2013

If you get that train rolling, they will come

Our valley leaders are to be heartily congratulated over their decision to fund a study and continue to support the increase of passenger trains to and from our valley.
The proposal includes a yearlong study. In that time, I sincerely hope that all parties involved — our politicians both local and national, the public, the tribes and the freight tra…  More>>