Greater Northwest Passenger Rail Summit To Help Launch Second Rail Revolution Across Region
August 10, 2022
The historic Northern Hotel in downtown Billings, Montana, will serve as the backdrop for the first Greater Northwest Passenger Rail Summit on Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 22-23. Passenger rail advocacy organizations from across the Northwest will join federal, state, local, and tribal officials, representatives of host railroads, and rail infrastructure experts to educate, innovate and coordinate for the restoration, expansion, and enhancement of passenger rail service.
The passage in late 2021 of the federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) has created the first opportunity in de...