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Amtrak passenger numbers up

Amtrak passenger numbers up

October 7th, 2012 in News

The number of people traveling by Amtrak's Missouri River Runner trains grew by 74 percent between fiscal years 2007 and 2012.

In the past year, just more than 192,000 people took to the rails across Mid-Missouri.

"The number of passengers on the Missouri River Runner continues to grow because the service is consistently reliable," said Michelle Teel, MoDOT's multimodal director. "With gas prices as ....