Quick Note: Train Host Program

signalTrainRiders/NE Train Hosts serve as goodwill ambassadors onboard the Downeaster to assist passengers with information; assist train crews in duties as requested by them; and promote rail safety.

As a volunteer, you'll travel between Maine and Boston conversing with passengers along the way.

Click on "Host Program" in the above menu for more information.

Important Winter Newsletter Now Available

TrainRiders/NE took on an important responsibility last year as we joined NNEPRA in their battle against the NIMFYs (Not in My Freight Yard). Their toxic opposition threatened to sabotage the much-needed Brunswick Layover Facility.

NARP New England Meeting on Saturday, March 12, 2016 in New London, CT

NarpNE15NARP New England members will be meeting at The New London Holiday Inn, 35 Governor Winthrop Blouevard in New London. It a chance to catch up on passenger rail progress and challenges here in the Northeast. Go here for your reservation - time is running out.