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Railtowns United

For the Safety and Viability of Our Towns, People, and the Rails that Connect Us.

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Add Your Voice.
Bring Change.

At Railtowns United, our mission is to ignite a powerful national alliance of rail town elected officials, chambers of commerce, Departments of Transportation, and visionary leaders united by a shared goal: to transform rail towns into safe and thriving epicenters of convenience, commerce and prosperity. Through unwavering collaboration, we champion solutions that transcend tracks, elevate safety, enhance access, and pave the way for unprecedented economic growth. Join us in forging a new era where rail towns flourish, united in the pursuit of a brighter, safer, and more vibrant future.

Planned Services

We're in the process of crafting comprehensive services tailored to your unique needs, but one thing is certain: our dedication to your rail town's viability is unwavering. Our services, designed to enhance safety, foster growth, and amplify influence, are currently taking shape with your input at the forefront. As a member-driven organization, your voice matters. Your insights will guide the evolution of these services, ensuring they align with your aspirations and address your community's challenges. Together, we're sculpting a dynamic suite of offerings that reflect our collective commitment to railtown excellence.

Work Presentation

Advocacy & Collaboration

  • Collaborative Initiatives: Uniting rail town mayors, chambers of commerce, and leaders in dynamic collaborations that share resources and drive positive change

  • Partnerships & Networking: Establishing powerful partnerships and networks that amplify your influence and elevate rail towns.

  • Advocacy & Influence: Advocating for policies that enhance safety, boost commerce, and pave the way for prosperous rail town communities. This includes running public influence campaigns and engaging in strategic lobbying to create lasting impact.

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Safety & Infrastructure

  • Railroad Safety Initiatives: Developing viable and robust safety initiatives to ensure the well-being of rail town residents and visitors.

  • Accessible Infrastructure Planning: Transforming rail towns with options for accessible infrastructure for pedestrians, vehicles, and commerce.

  • Traffic Flow Optimization: Identifying or proposing streamlined pathways that enhance traffic flow and keep rail towns connected and vibrant.

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Growth & Prosperity

  • Economic Development Programs: Empowering rail towns to thrive by fostering economic growth and opportunity.

  • Commerce Enhancement Strategies: Boosting local businesses and commerce to create bustling centers of economic activity.

  • Community Growth Support: Nurturing vibrant communities that flourish as engines of prosperity and well-being.

Railtown Contact Form
Want to be a Founding Railtown?
Or just want to learn more? Drop us a note and we’ll get back to you soon. We’ll be announcing Founding Member rates soon!
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Come back and track our progress with us!

This initial goal covers:
1. Establishing the LLC and applying for nonprofit status
2. Rail incident research and data analysis

3. Website and membership app for future coalition members

4. Outreach efforts to towns and cities

5. Advisor and initial attorney fees

6. Travel and awareness-building events

You should know!

The first town hall of Railtowns United is scheduled for October 24th.

This is our first nationwide connection point for early movement advocates!

Get on our mailing list
to find out how to attend.
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