Amtrak's San Joaquin trains set ridership record
(Source: Fresno Bee, October 14, 2013)
FRESNO, Calif. — Train ridership in the San Joaquin Valley grew faster than almost any place in the nation last year, according to figures released Monday by Amtrak.
Amtrak's San Joaquin trains, which run between Bakersfield and Sacramento or the East Bay, carried a record annual total of more than 1,219,800 passengers during the federal fiscal year that ended Sept. 30. That's up 6.6% from the previous record of 1,144,616 passengers reported in the 2012 fiscal year.
Full story: Fresno Bee
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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