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We hope you can attend these events of interest to rail advocates. Contact Bruce Becker, NARP's Vice-President of Operations, if you know of an event that we can include in this listing.

Oklahoma-Kansas Inspection train

Amtrak will operate a one-way inspection train on June 9th, starting its trip in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and ending in Kansas City, Missouri. Amtrak intends to evaluate the section of BNSF Right of Way and explore the possibility of extending its Heartland Flyer north to Newton, KS with hopes to connect it with the existing Southwest Chief line. Expanding and connecting passenger rail in this part...

Rally For Trains

Amtrak's National Network Long-Distance Trains Are Under Attack! The Time To Act Is NOW! Nationwide 'Rally For Trains' Events Are Planned For Friday, June 23 & Saturday, June 24 Visit Towns Without Trains To: Sign Up To Host A 'Rally For Trains' In Your Community Find Out Where A 'Rally For Trains' Is Being Held In Your Area Contact Your Member Of Congress In Support Of The National...

RailNation Chicago - November 2 - 5, 2017 - Chicago, IL

Register Here! Thursday, November 2 through Sunday, November 5, 2017 In Chicago, IL - NARP's Birthplace In 1967 Host Hotel: Historic Millennium Knickerbocker, 163 East Walton Place (One Block Off North Michigan Ave.), Chicago, IL Tentative Celebration Weekend Agenda: Thursday, November 2, 2017 All-Day Advocacy Symposium Featuring Speakers & Panels Passe...