Carolinas Association for Passenger Trains

CAPT Board Meeting
September 17, 2016
Charleston, SC

The Carolinas Association for Passenger Trains will meet at the Charleston County Library, 68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC from 2:00 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, September 17, 2016. For those arriving before the meeting, stop by the Amtrak station in North Charleston, the site of the new multi-modal transportation center soon to begin construction in October. We will take a look at the site between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon. At noon those interested can go over to Bessinger’s Barbecue for lunch beginning at 12:30 p.m. at 1602 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407. Check out the restaurant menu at (843) 556-1354. At 1:30 the group will leave the restaurant for the board meeting at the library.

CAPT Board Meeting Agenda
  • Secretary's report
  • Treasurer's report
  • Update on the resolution drive in South Carolina in support of expanded rail passenger service
  • Update on CAPT fostering creation of an association similar to Virginians for High Speed Rail
  • Update on news in North Carolina and South Carolina affecting transit and rail passenger service
  • Update on CAPT newsletter and website issues
  • Amtrak update – New President Wick Moorman, NS is latest news
  • Reports by Officers and Directors
  • Planning for future meetings
  • Adjournment