This report is the first analysis to focus on metropolitan area statistics for passenger rail rather than individual stations or cities. Its findings are intended to help policymakers and state leaders better understand the location dynamics of Amtrak: where it works well, and the areas poised to benefit from new and expanded services.

Published by: Brookings Institution
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