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.
[caption id="attachment_7507" align="alignright" width="522"] President Joe Biden signs the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act on November 15, 2021.[/caption] Washington, D.C. — President Biden this week…
"Freight railroads serve the Port of Wilmington, reliably and efficiently connecting our businesses and relieving congestion across the state."
Takoma Park, Maryland
“Maryland’s freight railroads contribute to the social vibrancy and economic stability of our region by transporting multitudes of goods to regional consumers and industry."
"The railroad is part of the city of Altoona. This is how Altoona came to existence. I take pride in being a railroader and I take pride in protecting, educating and teaching our community about the rail."