Complications Hindering Moynihan Station Plans
“We’re very concerned about being the voice for the public improvements of the project and the benefits to the railroads and the traveling public,” said Anne [Hoey] Witt, vice president of strategic partnerships and business development at Amtrak. “There is not yet a deal between Amtrak and the venture or the other parties. We were belatedly brought to the table in recent months.”
The personal irony here is that my first head end ride came while escorting Congressional aides from Washington to New York to review plans for the new station – twelve years ago.