ProRail Nebraska -- Nebraska's Association of Railroad Passengers and Supporters
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|National Association of Railroad Passengers|
An alliance of railroad passengers and citizens who want a transportation choice in this country
Rail travel information, schedules, book tickets
|VIA Rail Canada|
Independent crown corporation, operating trains in all regions of Canada over a network stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and from the Great Lakes to Hudson Bay.
|Friends of Amtrak|
Internet advocacy effort supporting continued funding for Amtrak by providing information on legislation and Amtrak operations
Internet Rail Passenger Advocacy
Redefines U.S. policies for intercity travel to integrate separately functioning aviation, passenger rail and intercity bus systems into a more convenient, secure, financially viable and sustainable network.
|States for Passenger Rail Coalition|
Alliance of state departments of transportation that supports intercity passenger rail initiatives and advocates for federal funding.
|National Corridors Initiative|
To further the rapid development of practical, attainable High-Speed Rail transportation
|United Rail Passenger Alliance|
Dedicated to preservation of the present rail passenger system, and encouraging its expansion
|Federal Railroad Administration|
Promotes safe, environmentally sound, successful railroad transportation to meet current and future needs of all customers. Encourages policies and investment in infrastructure and technology to enable rail to realize its full potential.
Midwest High Speed/ Regional Rail
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Dedicated to advocating for the implementation of streetcar and light rail plans in the Omaha metropolitan region.
|National Alliance of Public Transportation Advocates|
National organization representing local transit coalitions who support increasing federal investment in public transportation.
|Light Rail Central|
The North American Light Rail Information Site
|LIGHT RAIL NOW!||Light Rail Now!|
Supports efforts both within North American and worldwide to develop and improve light rail transit (LRT) systems.
To raise awareness about the importance of public transportation to All Americans from every walk of life.
|American Public Transportation Association|
Advocacy, innovation, and information sharing to strengthen and expand public transportation.
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|Nebraska railroad statistics and map from the Association of American Railroads (AAR) web site|
Midwest High Speed/Regional Rail
Nebraska Transit & Rail Advisory Council, determining feasibility of commuter rail in the state
|Iowa Association of Rail Passengers|
Non-profit citizens organization advocating railroad transportation to strengthen the voice of the rail user in Iowa
|Colorado Rail Passenger Association|
Statewide, voluntary organization to develop passenger rail services in and through Colorado. ColoRail also supports efforts to provide multi-modal solutions to Colorado's growing transportation problems
|Missouri-Kansas Rail Passenger Coalition|
Working for the goal of developing a more balanced transportation system that takes into account the many economic, environmental and social advantages afforded by modern rail transportation
Northern Flyer Alliance - Passenger Rail Kansas
Dedicated to economic development through passenger rail expansion along the Kansas City - Wichita - Oklahoma City - Fort Worth corridor
Passenger Rail Oklahoma
Passenger Rail Oklahoma is a corridor communities coalition promoting passenger rail expansion between Kansas City - Wichita - Oklahoma City - Fort Worth and between Oklahoma City - Chandler - Bristow Sapulpa and Tulsa.
Dedicated to educating the public, promoting, and improving rail passenger service in the Mountain West, and creating a more balanced transportation network. Covers Utah, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming
|Michigan Association of Rail Passengers|
A consumer group for the rail passenger, working for better transportation since 1973
|Illinois Association of Railroad Passengers|
Goal of improved rail passenger service--throughout Illinois and our nation.
|Texas Association of Rail Passengers|
Promotes inter-city rail passenger service in Texas, whether AMTRAK, state, municipality, or corridor initiated
Rail Passenger Association|
|Nebraska Department of Roads|
Nebraska Railroad Map
|Iowa Department of Transportation|
Iowa Railroad Map COMING SOON!
|Nebraska Department of Roads|
Responsibility for planning, design, construction, maintenance, and operation of state highway, rail, and statewide public transportation programs
|Iowa Department of Transportation|
Rail Route Alternative Analysis -- An analysis of three potential passenger rail service routes in Iowa.
|Omaha's Camerail Club with about 500 members attracts active and retired railroaders plus railfans with a serious interest in railroad operations, history and photography. Many members pay the $5/yr dues just to receive the "Mixed Train" newsletter published about ten times a year. Click here for more information.|
The Internet railroad directory for finding rail-related content on the Web.
Information and photographs relating to passenger, freight and model trains in the U.S. and Worldwide plus items of interest to the professional rail industry.
|Great Plains Chapter, National Railway Historical Society|
Serves Central Nebraska and the Grand Island area.
|National Railway Historical Society|
To preserve steam and electric railway historical material; to encourage the building of model railways; to secure data on the history of transportation; and to encourage rail transportation
Grassroots advocacy has made it America's most influential environmental organization, now more than 650,000 members strong. Click here for their stance on high speed rail.
|Durham Western Heritage Museum|
History museum housed in beautifully renovated Union Station in Omaha, Nebraska. Exhibits cover Omaha and Nebraska history, including the people, neighborhoods, and technology. Also includes permanent exhibit on the history of Omaha's Union Station.
|RailsWest Railroad Museum|
Council Bluffs, Iowa
The Historical Society of Pottawattamie County kindles and keeps alive an active interest in state and local history.
Union Pacific Railroad Museum
200 Pearl Sr., Council Bluffs, IA 51503 (712) 329-8307
|The Burlington Station|
Photos, history, and information on the (currently unused) Historic Burlington Railroad Station
|Western Heritage Division|
National Model Railroad Association
Promotes model railroading as a family activity by providing educational and social activities.
|The Iron Road|
Nebraska Rail History
|Amtrak: A History of America's Railroad|
|Texas Transportation Institute|
Official research agency for Texas Department of Transportation and Texas Railroad Commission. TTI works closely with many state and federal agencies as well as the private sector to improve the safety and efficiency of the transportation system.
|NORTH AMERICA'S FREIGHT RAILROADS||North America's Freight Railroads|
Illustrates the positive impact that freight railroads have on the economy, society and the environment.