Vermont And New York Senators Push For Improved Passenger Train Service To Montreal

The Office of Senator Patrick Leahy

U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) are urging federal negotiators to move quickly to reach an agreement with their Canadian counterparts on allowing essential security inspections for Amtrak trains to take place in Montreal.  An agreement would lay the groundwork for a dramatic improvement of service on Amtrak’s Adirondack line in New York and would mark the first crucial step in restoring Amtrak service between Vermont and Montreal.

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