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WAMC

The restoration of Union Station in Springfield is seen as a catalyst for the increase in rail ridership in western Massachusetts.  The project was also the spark for a much anticipated study into expanded train service for the region.

WAMC

    Amtrak announced today it has started operating out of Springfield’s historic Union Station.

Message Board at Springfield Union Station announces inaugural CTrail train
WAMC

High-speed, high-frequency commuter trains are running today between Springfield, Massachusetts and New Haven, Connecticut.  There are high hopes the new service will take cars off congested highways and spur economic growth.

SRA

Additional taxpayers’ money is being sought to pay for the upkeep of the newest transportation hub in western Massachusetts.