Spur Economic Development
Renovated train stations have the potential to spark greater economic development in the heart of their communities. Station improvements offer a return on investment for years to come.
Honoring Your Community's History
America's rail stations have witnessed history unfold and played host to some of our nation's most difficult and proudest moments. Stations are pieces of our country's history and treasures not to be lost or forgotten.
Cultural Space & Museums
Grand train stations, often centrally located and built of fine materials richly embellished, now offer unique opportunities for renewal in cities and towns where prime real estate is scarce.
Help Build Great American Stations
Burlington was founded in 1857 because the North Carolina Railroad needed a centrally-located maintenance facility on its Goldsboro-Charlotte line. The Amtrak waiting room is in the former engine house, which also includes office space and an exhibit tracing the history of the North Carolina Railroad.Learn More
With an estimated capital construction value of $550 million, the project to modernize Gray 30th Street Station will continue through 2027. Major elements of the station restoration and renovation include expanding food and beverage and retail offerings, improving station operations, enhancing the customer experience and upgrading the Market Street Plaza.Learn More