News & Commentary

ESPA Director Jacob Adams has passed away at 52

April 28, 2024 Jacob was both an ESPA Director; an avid railfan who loved being trackside and sharing train trips all around the globe with family and friends.

Brightline — Trip Review by Gary Prophet

March 18, 2024 Brightline definitely has the customer service figured out and they do a great job with execution.

New York State Senate Public Hearing on High Speed Rail

February 3, 2024 Public Hearing to examine passenger rail within New York State, the “90B” rail improvement plan adopted by the State Department of Transportation, areas for service improvement, and the possible adoption of high-speed rail.

Mobility-on-Demand Service at the Albany-Rensselaer Rail Station

February 3, 2024 The CDTA officially inaugurated their FLEX+ mobility-on-demand service at the Albany-Rensselaer Rail Station on Monday (01/29)

ESPA Testifies At 2024 NYS Transportation Budget Hearing

January 24, 2024 ESPA's Executive Director Steve Strauss testified at the Joint Legislative Public Hearing regarding the proposed 2024 Executive Budget Proposal for Transportation on Wednesday, January 24, 2024.