News Archive 2009-2018

Amtrak Downeaster Service to Brunswick Surpasses Expectations (Portland Press Herald) Archives

The Downeaster, photo by Michele Stapleton

The Amtrak Downeaster, which began passenger rail service to Brunswick Nov. 1, has carried nearly twice the number of people as projected. As the Portland Press Herald reports, many Bowdoin students took advantage of the new service, using it to travel home and back over their Thanksgiving holiday break.