Former Governor Ed Rendell Discusses Amtrak Infrastructure And Bureaucratic InefficienciesEd Rendell pointed to infrastructure failures and government bureaucracy for inefficiencies with Amtrak following a train derailment earlier this month that killed eight passengers.
Person Fatally Struck By Train In Delaware CountyAround 4:45 p.m., the victim was fatally struck by the 2163 Acela Express train operating from Boston to Washington near the Sharon Hill station.
Amtrak Using Snow Schedule In Northeast CorridorA winter storm headed toward the East Coast has Amtrak trimming schedules for its Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains.
Extreme Cold Has Amtrak, NJ Transit, SEPTA Making Some Changes Commuters who use AMTRAK trains may need to check the schedule in the morning, because fewer trains will be running because of the bitter cold.
Smooth Ride Home For Philadelphia's Holiday VisitorsAAA was projecting a decrease of about 1.5% in holiday travelers this Thanksgiving weekend, and that projection seemed to be right on at 30th Street Station on Sunday night, where travelers were enjoying a pretty easy ride home.
Amtrak Testing New, Quieter Locomotives To Run Through PhiladelphiaAmtrak is now in the midst of full-scale testing of new locomotives that will be put into service along the Northeast Corridor this fall.