Amtrak says it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs that record the actions of train engineers.
Service along the corridor will resume with departures from New York City at 5:30 a.m. Monday and Philadelphia at 5:53 a.m. Monday.
Passengers along Amtrak’s northeast corridor will have to figure out other ways to get to their destination for a few more days.
Nearly all of the Amtrak cars that derailed Tuesday night near Frankford Junction have been transported to an undisclosed location for inspection by federal investigators.
The train was headed from Washington D.C. to New York when it jumped the tracks at Frankford Junction.
The train derailment in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood is impacting travel for the Wednesday morning commute.
Amtrak says service on the Northeast Corridor will operate on a modified schedule on Thursday.
Federal railroad officials will be in Philadelphia this week to outline proposals for the future of service on the Northeast Corridor.
A report released by Amtrak says they would need to close each Hudson River tunnel for at least a year to make repairs.
Amtrak officials want boost the rider capacity and the speed of their Acela Express train service.
Amtrak wants to improve the dismal experience for passengers hoping to hop online while they’re riding the rails.
“We call it a precinct plan because it goes beyond the immediate station itself,” an Amtrak official said.
A winter storm headed toward the East Coast has Amtrak trimming schedules for its Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains.
Amtrak is warning riders to be ready for some canceled trains ahead of this storm.
Speaking to a crowd at 30th Street Station, Biden was effusive in his praise of the “Cities Sprinter” high-tech locomotive, the first to be added to the passenger rail fleet in more than 25 years.