• RPA Launches Effort to Support Train Stations Amtrak Abandoned

    10 days ago - By NARP

    For Immediate Release (18-40)
    November 9, 2018
    When Amtrak chose to remove paid staff from train stations across the U.S., passengers in Niles, MI began to organize an effort to fill the void that was left. This weekend dozens of passionate train and passenger rail advocates will volunteer to pick up where Amtrak once served - guiding passengers, greeting inbound trains and providing the valuable information and support services that come de riguer in other countries with robust transportation systems.
    “When Amtrak management decided to remove staff from 15 stations nationwide, there was...
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