7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

News and Issues
User Info

Union Station Amtrak concourse to get more passenger space and other renovations by 2022

(Source: Curbed Washington D.C., January 7, 2019)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A significant revitalization project on the Amtrak concourse at Union Station is set to begin this fall, more than three years after it was initially announced. The national rail service said in a release on Friday that it is seeking contractors who could revitalize the space, known as the Claytor Concourse and named after William Graham Claytor Jr., an ex-Amtrak president.

Full story: Curbed Washington D.C.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Like us on Facebook at

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2019 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts


U.S. poised to approve shipping LNG by rail for export with no new safety rules
North Dakota lawmakers seek Chao’s help to fight Washington state’s crude-by-rail law
TCRC rail traffic controllers ratify new CN agreement
Metra train that caught fire was due for repairs
Man shocked by 3,000 volts after falling asleep in CSX train electrical compartment
Federal grant awarded to plan for Amtrak stop at Providence airport
Virgin Trains in Central Florida will leave highway traffic in the dust
African American Heritage Group honors men and women who worked for the railroad
Building the Transcontinental Railroad, the moonshot of the 19th Century
RRB issues statements of service (Form BA-6)
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines