By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A deal has been finalized on the renovation of Philadelphia’s 30th Street Station. Amtrak has reached a lease and development agreement with Plenary Infrastructure Philadelphia.

They will refurbish and improve the building, finance the improvements and maintain the station.

Amtrak says the project will improve the customer experience while balancing the station’s historic character.

Work on the renovations will start next year and is expected to be complete by 2025.