VP Biden Launches $32M Wilmington Train Station Project

WILMINGTON, DE – Today, Vice President Joe Biden, United States Senators Tom Carper and Ted Kaufman, Representative Mike Castle, Gov. Jack Markell, City of Wilmington Mayor Jim Baker and representatives from DelDOT, Amtrak and the Federal Transportation Administration officially kicked off the restoration and renovation of the Wilmington Train Station.

 Work on the Wilmington Train Station has been accelerated thanks to $20 million in federal investment funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. The 100-year-old station serves more than 700,000 passengers each year with more than 100 weekday trains. 

Source – White House Press


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