Our Day in Sacramento

Representatives of the California Short Line Railroad Association joined forces in Sacramento today for their annual visit with state legislators. We visited the following 20 offices:

State Senators: Gaines, Morrell, Beall, Jackson, Nielsen, Fuller, Wilk, and Lara.

State Assembly Members: Cunningham, Daly, Irwin, Chiu, Frazier, Patterson, Chavez, Santiago, Muratsuchi, Rendon, O’Donnell, and Obernolte.

CSLRA participants included officers of the following California railroads: Pacific Harbor Line (PHL), Richmond Pacific, Central California Traction (CCT), Modesto and Empire Traction (M&ET), San Francisco Bay RR, Sierra RR …and the following holding companies: Omnitrax and Genesee & Wyoming (G&W).

CSLRA’s Legislative Flyer

The Senate chambers in the old section of the building.
In Assemblyman Frazier’s office with “Moxie.”

Today’s crew.
Morning meeting and preparations.

About the author: Jamie Foster