Alaska Railroad Corporation News

Rasmuson foundation provides grant for 557 restoration

Rasmuson foundation provides grant for 557 restoration

17 July 2012 Press Release Rail News

The Rasmuson Foundation announced a $350,000 matching grant to support the mission of a newly-formed non-profit organization — the Engine 557 restoration company (E557RC) — which is charged with rehabilitating an historic steam locomotive for eventual return to service on the Alaska Railroad (ARRC).