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    'Chasing the MAW'

    It's a nice looking unit. Are they able to make any headway restoring the track?
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    Restore Full Service on Amtrak's Sunset Limited

    Roughly 11.4M Northeast Corridor, 15.1M state sponsored and short distance services and 4.7M long distance routes. Long distance ticket sales account for 25% of Amtrak ticket revenue. On the surface they would appear to be Amtraks most lucrative service. In reality none of Amtraks services...
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    Restore Full Service on Amtrak's Sunset Limited

    It's difficult to see Amtraks long distance trains as serving a vital role in public transportation. Passenger rail dollars would be better spent on commuter and regional services where they can provide a competative alternative to autos and short distance air travel.
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    The Cowan Tunnel

    Love that arch bridge.
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    St. Louis Was Hot Today

    107! That is time to go home and keep cool. Nice morning though.
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    Hey from Penssy Geof

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