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Petition to bring rail to Corvallis tops 2000!

I hope the Leadership Council of the Oregon Passenger Rail project is listening.  Over 2000 people want rail to come to Corvallis!

If you haven’t already, please sign and forward the petition to your friends, family, coworkers, church groups, martial art studios … everyone!  We have around one month before the LC will be settling on the routes that will move forward for more in-depth study.  Keep up the pressure!

More news coverage for bringing rail to Corvallis

In the lead-up to (somewhat) local opportunities to show your support for bringing rail to Corvallis (Thursday, November 7, 5-7PM in the Calapooia Center (Vineyard Mountain Room) at LBCC, see here for a campus map and here for meeting handouts), Eugene, Bend and Atlanta, GA media are picking up on the story:

This isn’t just a local issue!

Rail to Corvallis makes the news

Lots of good news for rail fans these days.  The Corvallis City Council passed a resolution that we:

We strongly urge that the Oregon Passenger Rail Project perform an Environmental Impact Statement that includes a route visiting Corvallis in their study and that a full survey of potential demand be performed in Corvallis and at Oregon State University.

This helped the media picking up the story: Continue reading