TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 374: Preserving Freight and Passenger Rail Corridors and Service explores issues associated with the retention of railroad rights-of-way or restoration of rail services.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2007. Preserving Freight and Passenger Rail Corridors and Service. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/14115.
|Chapter One - Rail Corridors Not Simply a Walk in the Park||3-5|
|Chapter Two - Preservation Strategies||6-10|
|Chapter Three - When the Trains Come Back||11-17|
|Chapter Four - Rail Corridor Success Stories||18-23|
|Chapter Five - Conclusions||24-26|
|Appendix A - Survey Questionnaire||28-29|
|Appendix B - List of Agencies Responding to Preservation and/or Restoration Surveys||30-30|
|Appendix C - Survey Response Summary||31-31|
|Abbreviations used without definitions in TRB publications||32-32|
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