AASHTO Urges Amtrak and States to Complete Passenger Rail Agreements

September 13, 2013

We will see a significant disruption in travel and mobility if these agreements are not in place soon. And we know states want to ensure uninterrupted passenger rail service.

Washington (PRWEB) September 12, 2013

With a federally mandated deadline of Oct. 16 fast approaching, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials today urged Amtrak and the state DOTs to quickly complete negotiations over capital investments and operations along state-supported intercity passenger rail corridors.

AASHTO recognizes the commitment that states have made in negotiating in good faith to complete agreements with Amtrak to sustain service in all the state-supported corridors.

Read the rest in AASHTO’s press release (PRWEB)

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