amtrak http://waer.org en Amtrak Agreement Means $22 Million From NYS to Keep Some Routes Running http://waer.org/post/amtrak-agreement-means-22-million-nys-keep-some-routes-running <p></p><p>Amtrak is getting $22&nbsp; million of your state tax dollars&hellip;all to make sure the service continues and maybe improves.&nbsp; An agreement announced today has New York picking up a portion of the costs of four specific routes, with the federal government also subsidizing a share.&nbsp; Transportation Department Spokesperson Beau Duffy explains the support helps some of the busiest lines&hellip;and can perhaps lead to improvements.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 21:05:29 +0000 Chris Bolt 8817 at http://waer.org Amtrak Agreement Means $22 Million From NYS to Keep Some Routes Running