CONRAIL -HOW THE PLAN BREAKS DOWN

These are four major features to the proposed CONRAIL organization; (1) The establishment of a 15,000 mile system and abandoning 6,200 miles of branch lines; (2) Giving parts of the Reading and Erie Lackawanna to the Chessie System and Norfolk & Western to operate; (3) Improving high speed rail passenger service in the Northeast Corridor; (4) Undertaking a $5 billion, 14 year track and roadway rehabilitation program. The article contains a brief summary of each of these major points.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Publication Date: 1975-3

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  • Accession Number: 00095236
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 2 1975 12:00AM