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More Ohioans riding passenger rail

More Ohioans riding Passenger Rail – Based on new passenger rail ridership figures from Amtrak, a review by the Ohio Department of Transportation and the Ohio Rail Development Commission shows that the demand for transportation choice is on the rise, with 14 percent more Ohioans riding passenger trains over the past year.

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Ohio could see expanded Amtrak service by end of 2010 Proposals to be delivered tomorrow to Congress

CONTACT: Ken Prendergast, All Aboard Ohio Executive Director kenprendergast@allaboardohio.org (216) 288-4883 SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: COLUMBUS – On Thursday, Amtrak will deliver a report to Congress on how to improve five of its lowest-performing train routes. Two of those routes cross Ohio and would represent the first Amtrak service expansion in Ohio since […]