Southern Rail Commission efforts featured on

The Southern Rail Commission's recent efforts were detailed in a feature story on — Alabama's leading digital news outlets. 

The article references:

  • Recent passenger rail Congressional activity
  • Ongoing efforts to fund studies looking at the restoration and creation of various routes
  • Growing anti-Amtrak rhetoric in Washington
  • Building local support with and for elected officials and community leaders
  • Growing trends pointing to a resurgence in demand for passenger rail
  • Renewed focus on development of and around rail stations