Roanoke now atop VA Amtrak service list, but startup year is uncertain

Amtrak service begins today to Norfolk, and with that, the next city on Virginia’s list for passenger trains is Roanoke, but exactly when — or whether — that will occur is not entirely clear. State officials say too many funding questions remain to set any projected start year, but Roanoke is now Virginia’s top priority. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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