Alaska Railroad Corporation News
Alaska Railroad solicits ideas for 2014 official art print
The Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) is now soliciting submissions for its annual commemorative artwork program. The artist selected will be commissioned to create artwork that is the basis for the 2014 Alaska Railroad official print.
Alaska Railroad retains majority of federal funding
The Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) was informed by the office of Congressman Don Young that ARRC will continue to receive funding near current levels through Federal Transit Administration (FTA) formula funds.
Rasmuson foundation provides grant for 557 restoration
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).
ARRC names Dale Wade VP Business Development
The Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) has hired Dale Wade as Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Wade started in his new position on January 3, 2012.