Virginia Association of Railway Patrons
Modern Transportation for the Virginias
Help Bedford get passenger train serviceThe town of Bedford, Virginia, between Lynchburg and Roanoke, wants the Roanoke train (planned for 2017) to stop there. VARP president Mike Testerman is assisting the town with its efforts. More than 8,000 citizens have signed a petition asking for the train to stop there. You can learn more and sign the online petition at www.thebedfordstation.com.
Manassas Railway Festival June 4
VARP plans to have a display at the Manassas Railway Festival on Saturday,
Cardinal and Crescent get Business Class
Amtraks New YorkChicago Cardinal and New YorkNew Orleans Crescent now have Business Class seats.
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The Virginia Association of Railway Patrons is a nonprofit, tax-exempt membership organization working to promote expanded rail service in Virginia and West Virginia. Donations are tax-deductible.