Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

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Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

Postby ut-1 » Mon Dec 24, 2018 3:23 pm

I pass by Amtrak's Rome station frequently. Today, I stopped and made this short video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6L71iaSyais

Merry Christmas!
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Re: Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

Postby SST » Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:00 pm

Nice video of the interior.

Does anybody use this station much? Last year, when riding Amtrak to NYC, nobody got on or off in both directions.
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Re: Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

Postby Dick H » Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:38 pm

Rome Station Ridership for FY2018 was 6,516, per Great American Stations.
http://www.greatamericanstations.com/st ... me-ny-rom/
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Re: Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

Postby tree68 » Wed Dec 26, 2018 9:33 pm

Nobody will be using Rome until the tunnel gets fixed.
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Re: Amtrak's Rome Station (video)

Postby ut-1 » Thu Dec 27, 2018 4:41 am

Although work remains to be done, the station re-opened for Amtrak passengers on December 17th:

https://www.uticaod.com/news/20181214/r ... pen-monday
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