GoRail educates community leaders across the country about the public benefits of freight rail investments, mobilizing them in support of an even stronger rail network. We believe every ton of freight moved by rail strengthens the economy, creates jobs, mitigates pollution and saves taxpayers money.
GoRail’s rail advocates are community leaders from every region of the country who recognize that rail policy decisions made in Washington, D.C. have real impacts back home. Meet them and learn more about the ways freight rail has benefited their communities.
Madison, WI — When railroads talk about their infrastructure, they’re not only referring to rails and locomotives. People are at the core of what railroads do every…
St. Joseph, Missouri
"The economic impact when freight railroads invest in their network reverberates across America and in cities like St. Joseph."
Saint Paul, Minnesota
“Four Class I railroads privately invested more than $500 million in safety and capital improvements in Minnesota in 2015 alone."