AmTrak test train CAN be done

During his speech at the event, McHugh urged local officials to “push harder” to make it happen, but in a breakout session later, he spoke with Pawlowski and offered to do one better.

Using existing Norfolk Southern rail lines, now used for freight trains, Amtrak could set up a test – perhaps as early as April or May – to send a passenger train between Allentown and New York. McHugh said.

~ from Pawlowski: Test train will show Lehigh Valley passenger rail ‘CAN be done’