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Posted: Monday, January 4, 2016

At its December 8 meeting, the Oregon Passenger Rail Leadership Council reached agreement on the recommended preferred alternative to be carried forward into the Draft Environmental Impact Statement …


Posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, the Leadership Council will meet to get an update from the project team. The meeting will be held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Salem at the Broadway Commons 1300 Broadway Street, Gra…


Posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The Oregon Passenger Rail Leadership Council previously recommended two “build” alternatives and a “no action” alternative to analyze in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS). Alternatives …


Posted: Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Eugene Hosting Passenger Rail Meeting Tuesday Lane Today - March 8, 2014 Oregon's new Amtrak Cascades trains offer fun way to see revitalization of downtown Eugene (poll) Terry Richard…


Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014

The Alternatives Selection Report (pdf, 1.85MB) is available. This in-depth document demonstrates how the project's screening and evaluation framework was developed and applied to the different rail …


Posted: Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The Station Area Assessment (pdf, 18.7MB) is complete and now available. Careful consideration of station locations is essential to making sure that each station located along the rail line provides …


Posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013

There are more in-state Beavers than Ducks Kyle Odegard, Albany Democrat-Herald - December 23, 2013 Editorial: Rail recommendations need not shut out Benton County Corvallis Gazette-Ti…


Posted: Monday, December 31, 2012

ODOT studies high speed passenger railway to Portland Vera Westbrook, The Tribune News - October 3, 2012 Oregon studying improvements to passenger rail service Moving Ahead - September…


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