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Lynchburg-Roanoke Amtrak passenger-rail agreement announced

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

The News & Advance Gov. Bob McDonnell announced today a signed agreement between the state and Norfolk Southern Corporation to make infrastructure improvements necessary to extend Amtrak passenger rail service from Lynchburg to Roanoke. Rail service into Roanoke is fully funded in Virginia‚Äôs six-year transportation plan, but officials were studying what work, such as adding […]