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1 month ago
vtrans.vermont.gov

Rail Plan Update "town hall" 4:00pm

2 months ago
Helicopter With Hanging Saws Trims Trees Along Vt. Train Tracks

https://www.necn.com/news/local/helicopter-with-hanging-saws-trims-trees-along-vt-train-tracks/2328872/?fbclid=IwAR2YY5H6bXOJegaNncdlHDeLjCW4D0hL8gBsp4MiJAJJ4xJSGxr1CgYWdFE

An unusual sight has been captivating onlookers across Vermont recently. It’s a railroad safety project, with work being conducted high above the tracks. “This is the safest way to trim trees,” ... See more

2 months ago
Vermont Rail System

Rail safety is for everyone, not just drivers! Never walk, run, cycle, ride a horse, snowmobile, or operate all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on railroad tracks, rights-of-way, or through tunnels. Even if ... See more

2 months ago
It's Time to Restart Amtrak — Sustainable Transportation Vermont

https://www.stvt.org/blog/2020/9/18/its-time-to-restart-amtrak?fbclid=IwAR3iyWlPIQAePBX59BqC7r9KtqMFS1u77RO86Rmmzn8d04p8XnoGvy_8NAU

We permit daily bus trips and unrestricted air service into Vermont. Amtrak offers better distancing than either of those modes.

2 months ago
Middlebury Tunnel Inaugural First Train

Middlebury Tunnel Inaugural Train

On September 18, 2020, Vermont Rail System in conjunction with the State of Vermont and the group of contractors responsible for constructing a new tunnel un...

2 months ago
Amtrak, where are you?

https://vermontbiz.com/news/2020/september/18/amtrak-where-are-you

by C.B. Hall, Vermont Business Magazine While the prospect of Amtrak's Ethan Allen Express reaching Burlington late next year has many people excited, the train from New York's Penn Station isn't ... See more

2 months ago
When will Amtrak resume services in Vermont?

https://www.samessenger.com/essex/news/when-will-amtrak-resume-services-in-vermont/article_e18ce588-f7df-11ea-a9f9-d704d8660b23.html

Train whistles can still be heard through St. Albans on a daily basis, but none of them since March have indicated that passengers are making their way down the line.