Carolinas Association for Passenger Trains

December 2006 Meeting Details

CAPT Meeting
Durham, N.C.
December 9, 2006

The December 9th meeting of CAPT will be held in the Community Room at the Durham Police Department, 505 W. Chapel Hill Street. This is one block west of the Amtrak Station and is between Duke and Gregson Streets. Anyone driving from either direction should exit the Durham Freeway (NC 147) at exit 13 and turn left. The Police station is one block on the right. Enter the visitors parking lot from Chapel Hill Street. Durham area CAPT members will meet the Carolinian for those arriving by train.

For dining options before the meeting: Tylers Tap Room and Restaurant opens at 11:00 and is located on the American Tobacco Campus a couple of blocks from the Amtrak station. Satisfaction Restaurant opens at 11:30 and is located in Brightleaf Square, one block from the station.

The meeting will begin at noon and last no later than 4:30 p.m. We can take a look at the renovation going on around the current Amtrak station and see the developments in the area before lunch, or after the meeting.

Agenda for Board Meeting:
  1. Treasurer's Report
  2. Secretary's Report
  3. Update on printing of new CAPT Brochure
  4. Amtrak Update including latest on conversion to diner-lounges for long distance trains
  5. North Carolina Rail update
  6. South Carolina Rail Update
  7. Reports from President, Vice-Presidents and Directors
  8. Location and date for February CAPT meeting
  9. Adjournment
Martin Wheeler, Jr.
Carolinas Association for Passenger Trains