Amtrak Names New President And CEO Amid Ongoing Troubles And Repairs At Penn StationCharles "Wick" Moorman will be succeeded by former Delta and Northwest Airlines chief Richard Anderson, who will start on July 12.
Amtrak Agrees With Governors That 'Dramatic Action' Needed At Penn StationAmtrak was responding Friday to a letter from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Christie calling for a private operator to take over Penn Station, where recent derailments and other problems have hampered commuters.
Amtrak Expects 2-3 Major Summer Outages At Penn Station For RepairsAccelerated repairs at Penn Station this summer will require two or three "significant'' disruptions to service, Amtrak's CEO told New Jersey lawmakers Friday.
Christie Halts Payments To Amtrak, Calls For Inspection Following Penn Station DerailmentIn a letter to Amtrak's chairman, the New Jersey governor said he directed NJ TRANSIT to withhold funds until an independent inspection verifies Amtrak's Northeast Corridor is in a state of good repair.