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East-West Passenger Rail Study

Springfield's Union Station
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A report released this week by two regional planning agencies makes a business case for proposed passenger rail improvements in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

A CTrail passenger train races by a rail crossing in Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Paul Tuthill / WAMC

After two years of study, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation is about to release a report that contains no recommendation on building an east-west passenger rail link.