Could commuter trains someday be stopping at Pawtucket, Cranston, East Greenwich and West Davisville on their way to Kingston and Westerly and maybe into Connecticut?
Could such trains link Woonsocket to Providence and T.F. Green Airport, with connections to Boston?
The Rhode Island Statewide Planning Program is pondering such questions as it compiles a state rail plan for the next 20 years, to be finalized sometime this year.
[alert type=”muted”]See Also:
GCPVD: Barry Schiller: State Rail Plan hearings, January 23, 2014
GCPVD: Aaron M. Renn: For Commuter Rail, Better Service to Boston, Not Southward Expansion
GCPVD: Commuter Rail, Urban Infill Stations, and Shuttle Train Rapid Transit
GCPVD: Everybody wants a train station[/alert]