This is great news for Amtrak's Vermonter. The VT Rail Network website confirms that this change will reroute Amtrak and end the 60 minute delay in Palmer, MA as the train has to turn around. Now all we need to do is get the Montreal connection completed. At that point, the Vermonter will again become the Montrealer and rail service will become very relevant!! In my view, this is terrific news for Downtown Essex Junction and EssexVT. Thanks to Vermont Rail Action Network for keeping us in the loop.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick announced a milestone agreement today in the effort to bring high- speed passenger rail service to western
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