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SAVE OUR TRAINS MICHIGAN
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NEW WEB SITE ADDRESS
 
Welcome to Save Our Trains Michigan Site.

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State Of Michigan web site click here

SAVE OUR TRAINS MICHIGAN IS HAVING 2 RALLIES.
 
THE FIRST ONE WILL BE IN PORT HURON MI ON APRIL 4TH AT 3PM AT THE PORT HURON AMTRAK STATION.
 
THE 2ND ONE WILL BE IN EAST LANSING MI AT 1PM ON APRIL 9TH AT THE EAST LANSING AMTRAK STATION.
 
PLEASE JOIN US FOR BOTH EVENTS.
IF YOU NEED MORE INFO OR DIRECTIONS YOU CAN CONTACT US AT
 
 
 
EAST LANSING & FLINT TICKET OFFICES OPEN FOR TICKET SALES.
 
EAST LANSING TICKET OFFICE HOURS
10:30AM-6:00PM  M-SAT
12:00-7:30PM SUN  FOR TICKET SALES
 
FLINT TICKET OFFICE HOURS
11:00AM-6:30PM 7 DAYS A WEEK
 

WE ARE TRYING TO SAVE THE IMPORTANT CONNECTION BETWEEN MICHIGAN &CANADA.

THERE IS A BIG RUMOR FLOATING AROUND ABOUT CUSTOMS DELAYING THE INTERNATIONAL THIS IS NOT TRUE THE FREIGHT RAILROADS HAVE BEEN DELAYING THE INTERNATIONAL MORE THAN CUSTOMS.

OVER 30% OF THIS TRAINS RIDERSHIP IS FROM CANADA.SO GET ON BOARD AND SIGN THE ONLINE PETITION BELOW.

Please sign this online petition to Save the International Train.

A 6 MONTH AGREEMENT HAS BEEN SIGNED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL TO GO BACK TO THE BLUEWATER IN APRIL.THIS IS ONLY A 6 MONTH DEAL IT STILL COULD GO BACK TO THE INTERNATIONAL IN OCT 2004.

Click here to enter our forum site. this is where you can see up to date news,and also leave feedback on our group.

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Here is the address for East Lansing, Mark Meadows  -  email m1831@netscape.net                                                                                        
 
city's website address: 
cityofeastlansing.com
 
City of Lansing, Mayor Tony Benavides  -  email   tbenavid@ci.lansing.mi.us  
Fax:  (517) 483-6066 
Tel:   (517) 483-4141
city's website address:  cityoflansingmi.com   

City of Flint, Mayor Donald Williamson                                                 

Fax:  (810)  766-7218 
Tel:   (810)  766-7346

city's website address: 

cityofflint.com 

THERE WILL BE NO BUS SERVICE FROM MICHIGAN INTO CANADA, IF THE TRAIN STOPS GOING INTO CANADA



             URGENT
WE STILL NEED YOU TO CALL,WRITE & E MAIL TO GIVE YOUR SUPPORT  FOR AMTRAK IN 2005 WHICH STARTS OCT 1ST 2004 WE MAY NOT HAVE TRAIN SERVICE NEXT YEAR THIS CONTRACT IS ONLY GOOD UNTIL SEPT 30 2004.
           
 

Here is how to contact your lawmaker: 

1) Go to the UTU home page
2) Click on "
Washington Updates" in the red box to the left
3) Then click on "
Contacting the Congress"
4) Click on your state in the map shown
5) Or enter your address and zip code

  
 
     CALL YOUR LOCAL   
    SENATOR AND TELL 
               THEM TO 
    SUPPORT AMTRAK IN
              MICHIGAN
 
            
             CONTACT 
            GOVERNOR    
             JENNIFER 
           GRANHOLM
     PHONE(517)335-7858
         FAX (517)335-6863
          TELL HER TO  
            SUPPORT
          AMTRAK IN 
           MICHIGAN 
                     Tell MDOT&AMTRAK to keep the Ticket Agents in East Lansing,Flint,Port Huron Stations.
 
 
Tell MDOT to fund our trains in 2005 which starts Oct 1,2004.
 

URGE LAWMAKERS TO SUPPORT AMTRAK AT BOTH STATE AND FEDERAL LEVELS.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE A MEMBER OF SAVE OUR TRAINS MICHIGAN.
PLEASE E MAIL US AT
 
 

Amtrak Florida web site.

Our oraganization is to inform people of the situation with Amtrak and the State of Michigan.
 
Other Amtrak web sites
 
SAVE AMTRAK
 
Amtraks home page
For Train Infomation&Reserveations.
Phone 1-800-872-7245
 
 
 
This web site is dedicated to the hardworking Michigan Amtrak employees.
 
Let us remember Engineer Larry Wayne Edenfield who died when his train hit a truck.

RAILROAD SAFETY
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