Amtrak Improvement Plan For Northeast Corridor

According to CBS News, Amtrak is out with a new capital investment plan for the Northeast Corridor , which merges years of work on improving existing service with a bold vision for the next four decades that could include an airport stop and a tunnel in Philadelphia.

Amtrak spokesman Steven Kulm said to CBS News, that the plan includes more Acela cars and trainsets, and new track capable of hosting.

This project coast $100-billion, and for now is just unfunded, but Kulm said you have to have a blueprint.

One part that is already funded is track improvements between Trenton and New Brunswick, to allow speeds of up to 160 mph.

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