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We Need More Train Service, Not Less

We ask you to promote the Amtrak Cascades and the national network with local, state and national officials. In spite of the severe drop in ridership, these are essential services that are lifelines for many people. Passenger rail service should be expanded NOW as an important component of the post-COVID economic recovery plan....

AAWA Event Status for 2020

Due to the uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the AAWA Board of Directors has made changes to the All Aboard Washington events calendar....

Update on East-West Passenger Rail Study

Dave Catterson, Coordinator of the Legislature's Joint Transportation Committee, presented an update on the East-West Passenger Rail Feasibility Study at the "Whistle Stop" event on Tuesday, February 25....

Northwest Rail News, First Quarter 2020

All Aboard Washington (AAWA) and the Association of Oregon Rail and Transit Advocates (AORTA) have published our first joint newsletter. It features exciting news about our work from around the region. Also, please see the newsletter for details and registration for these important upcoming events. Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 9:00 am AAWA Legislative...

AAWA Comments on Draft 2019 Washington State Rail System Plan

All Aboard Washington has submitted a comment on the Draft 2019 Washington State Rail System Plan to WSDOT for evaluation. AAWA is pleased with some of the new ideas incorporated into the plan, and we expect that the 2019 plan could serve as an excellent foundation for our region's rail system with some careful consideration of our ideas....