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Construction Alert

Construction Alert March 29, 2021 The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority), in cooperation with design-build contractor California Rail Builders (CRB), announces the demolition of the Amtrak building at 700 G Street in Wasco. Demolition activities will begin Monday, March 29, 2021 and is expected to last one week. Riders will continue to have access to […]

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Reconnecting You to the Great Outdoors

Reconnecting You to the Great Outdoors March 25, 2021 Ah, springtime—when the snow melts, the flowers bloom and the sunny days start getting longer and longer. In Yosemite National Park, one of the most scenic places on the planet, springtime means rushing waterfalls, blooming dogwoods and redbuds, and a wildflower season that people come from […]

Find Your Local Treasures This St. Patrick’s Day

Find Your Local Treasures This St. Patrick’s Day March 17, 2021 St. Patrick’s Day has been a holiday observed by the Irish and others for more than 1,000 years. Normally the holiday is celebrated with parades, dancing, traditional food, and a slew of fun activities. St. Patrick’s day in 2021 will look a bit different […]

Turlock-Denair Amtrak Safety Bus Loop Project

Turlock-Denair Amtrak Safety Bus Loop Project Feb 5, 2021 Bus Loop Project! The SJJPA, in coordination with Stanislaus County and Turlock Transit staff, have designed a dedicated bus loop to allow for a passenger drop-off and pick-up adjacent to the shelter, eliminating the potential for cross traffic between pedestrians and vehicles. Collaborative efforts for a […]

Traveling with Amtrak San Joaquins Made Easy with Thruway Bus Routes

Traveling with Amtrak San Joaquins Made Easy with Thruway Bus Routes Jan 26, 2021 Traveling with Amtrak San Joaquins Made Easy with Thruway Bus Routes California has much to offer with its mountains, giant trees, deserts, valleys, breathtaking beaches, vibrant cities, and unique small towns. With Amtrak San Joaquins thruway buses, California explorers can safely […]

Amtrak San Joaquins Route History

Amtrak San Joaquins Route History Jan 26, 2021 Route History In the very first Amtrak San Joaquins trains, when the service was launched in March 1974  you had to write a letter to Amtrak’s Marketing Department if you wanted to “leave a review” about your train experience and there was definitely no Wi-Fi. The original […]

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