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Planning Washington Union Station’s Future

By September 16, 2014 No Comments
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Completed in 1908, Washington Union Station welcomes more than 90,000 visitors each day.

WASHINGTON – In the Washington Post, writer Steven Pearlstein explores plans for the proposed redevelopment and expansion of Washington Union Station, “which could do for Washington what Grand Central Terminal did for New York a century ago — create a new commercial epicenter for the city and provide the transportation anchor for a regional economy, stretching from Richmond to Baltimore. At $10 billion in public and private investment, it would represent the region’s most important development initiative since the construction of Metro’s subway system.”

Read more at the Washington Post website and view the Union Station Master PlanAmtrak released in July, 2012.