Friends of the Northern Flyer Alliance

founded 2010

Sen Steve Daines heads support to save Amtrak long-distant trains

Friday, June 19, 2020

Sen Steve Daines of Montana
The Rail Passenger Association and Senator Steve Daines of Montana have been working together on a project to protect...

Sen Edward Markey Introduces the BRAIN Train Act on Friday May 29th

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Senator Edward Markey 

The BRAIN TRAIN Act will specifically:
Authorize the Department of Transportation (DOT) to implement a competitive...

The Oklahoma House Passes Resolution 1036

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Ken Lettrell

The signed version can be found here.
             2nd Session of the 57th Legislature (2020)HOUSE...

Train Trip to Ardmore, Oklahoma

Sunday, October 6, 2019

October 4, 2019
On Friday, I took a train trip on the Heartland Flyer to Ardmore  with the new ODOT Rail Programs Division Manager, Jared Schwennesen....

Oklahoma Should Spend The Fine on the Heartland Flyer Expansion

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Tell ODOT to Spend the $2.8 Million on the Hearland Flyer Expansion

The Stillwater Central Railroad, which is a Watco company, was committed...

Western Interstate Trains Coalition

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Amtrak is pushing to kill the western long distance trains and claims they are losing money.  The Western Interstate Trains Coalition has produced a...

KDOT Local Consult Meetings 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Local KDOT Consult Meeting Dates......Be sure to find your date, location and bring friends who support passenger rail!
Monday, August 19, 20191:30-...

Passenger Rail Moving Forward in Kansas

Monday, July 1, 2019

Contact Deborah Fischer StoutPhone 913-827-8380


Track to the Future

Monday, March 5, 2018

Track to the Future
Written by Deborah Fischer Stout
The Northern Flyer Alliance, Inc. is an advocate for the reintroduction of passenger rail...

How the Heartland Flyer connects to the USA.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Written by Gary Lanman
How the Heartland Flyer Connects to the USA
Stillwater - About a year ago Amtrak instituted a bus link to connect the...