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IMAGINE… Passenger rail service from Reading to Philadelphia with stops in Pottstown and Phoenixville, Pennsylvania!

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It's Coming!

The SRPRA's purpose is to facilitate the return of passenger rail service to Phoenixville, Pottstown, and Reading by working with various rail companies, local governments, and state and federal agencies to restore this service.

What?

Several passenger rail trips per day between Reading and Philadelphia, will make it easy for people in Reading, Pottstown and Phoenixville to reach Philadelphia, the Philadelphia International Airport, and cities in the northeast like New York and Washington. Learn More

When?

The schedule is a moving target dependent on funding, but we're keeping the public updated! Learn More

Who?

Berks, Chester, and Montgomery Counties have joined forces to make rail travel a reality! Learn More

BREAKING NEWS

Reading to Philadelphia Intercity Passenger Rail Project Accepted in Federal Program

Acceptance of the Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority’s application by the Federal Railroad Administration, and an initial award of $500,000, are major steps in bringing intercity passenger rail service to Berks, Montgomery, and Chester Counties. View press release.

 

Amtrak's Proposed Service Route to Reading

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Source: AMTRAK's Vision For Improving Transportation Across America

SRPRA Meetings

Meetings are held at 3:00 p.m. on the following dates via Zoom.

February 26, 2024

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March 25, 2024

 

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