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Burlington - Middlebury to New York
Vermonter to Montreal
Multiple frequencies from Rutland, Bennington to New York
"Knowlege Corridor:" faster, more frequent service to New York from White River Jc, Bellows Falls & Brattleboro
Boston - Burlington - Montreal high speed rail
Essex Junction: Railroad Works (Railroad Ave Revitalization Project). Contact Penny Pillsbury 802-878-6955 or email@example.com. See "Downtown Essex Junction" on Facebook.
Rutland: Friends of Rutland Rail. contact Herb Font-Russell (802) 855-8437 firstname.lastname@example.org. See Rutland Herald Coverage of Friends of Rutland Rail
Bennington: Southwestern Vermont Rail Corridor Steering Committee. contact Wendy Rae Woods: (802) 367-1155. Aim is to restore trains from New York to Bennington and Manchester.
Randolph: Now forming. Call Lee Khan: (802) 279-3627 or email@example.com
White River Junction: Now forming. Call Christopher Parker: (802) 579-3394 or e-mail christopher @RailVermont.org
Bellows Falls: Will be formed soon. Call Christopher Parker: (802) 579-3394 or e-mail christopher @RailVermont.org
Brattleboro: Will be formed soon. Call Christopher Parker: (802) 579-3394 or e-mail christopher @RailVermont.org