Northwestern Pacific Railroad Network

Dedicated to Sharing the Heritage of Redwood Empire Railroading

William "Burr" Wilson's Blog (3)

SMART Pilot Car Arrival Ceremony, part 3

More candid photos of the Pilot Car Arrival Ceremony and public tours;

A little more work to do on the station loading platforms.

Interior view of the DMU car.…

Continue

Added by William "Burr" Wilson on April 7, 2015 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

SMART Pilot Car Arrival Ceremony, part 2

More candid photos of the Pilot Car Arrival Ceremony;

Stopped at the station. A scene soon to be oft-repeated

Deputy California Secretary of Transportation Chad Edison at the podium. General Manager Farhad Mansourian at rear.…

Continue

Added by William "Burr" Wilson on April 7, 2015 at 5:20pm — 2 Comments

SMART Pilot Car Arrival Ceremony, part 1

Well, the first DMU cars for SMART are on the property, and were officially presented today for public inspection and guided tours at the Cotati station. A grand affair, well-attended by public representatives big and small; local mayors, city council members, county supervisors, transportation committee, safety officials, state elected officers, Congressmen Mike Thompson and Jared Huffman, and of course SMART directors, managers and employees. Also present were representatives of major…

Continue

Added by William "Burr" Wilson on April 7, 2015 at 5:00pm — 3 Comments

© 2019   Created by Mark Drury.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service