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The Racetrack: Building High Speed Rail in the U.S. | Deron Lovaas’s Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC

The Racetrack: Building High Speed Rail in the U.S. | Deron Lovaas’s Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC.

Last week I had a chance to check out firsthand some ongoing work to make up some lost ground. Amtrak took several members of the OneRail coalition on a “Northeast Corridor Familiarization Trip,” and we traveled from Washington’s Union Station to New York’s Penn Station. On the way up we learned about some of the challenges faced by the corridor, and many of its advantages compared to other potential high speed rail routes.

Filed under: Amtrak, Passenger Rail Transportatio Policy, Regional USA Passenger Rail, United States High Speed Rail

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