AAWA Central Washington Passenger Rail Summit
Saturday, March 14, 2020 11:00 AM Saturday, March 14, 2020 2:00 PM
Yakima Convention Center 10 N 8th St Yakima WA 98901
All Aboard Washington, a non-profit organization that promotes better passenger rail service in the Pacific Northwest, and The Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce, are pleased to co-sponsor a meeting Saturday, March 14, 2020, 11:00am - 2:00 pm at the Yakima Convention Center.
The purposes of the meeting are to:
- Increase public awareness regarding the feasibility and economic benefits of restoring passenger rail service to Central Washington
- Encourage state, regional and local organizations to incorporate passenger rail into their planning efforts
- Increase support from the public and from elected representatives
All are welcome to attend, including:
- State and local government representatives from Yakima, Kittitas, Benton, and Franklin Counties
- Business owners
- General public
A catered lunch will be available. Please contact us to make reservations by using AAWA's contact form or by calling 360-529-5552 x3.
"We would not be in the position we’re in if it weren’t for the advocacy of so many of you, over a long period of time, who have believed in passenger rail, and believe that passenger rail should really be a part of America’s intermodal transportation system."
Secretary Ray LaHood, U.S. Department of Transportation
2011 Spring Council Meeting