Capitol Corridor

New rail connection takes Auburn’s 49ers fans to Santa Clara stadium

A train ride from Auburn to Santa Clara in time for opening kickoff on a Sunday afternoon 49ers game is now a reality under new scheduling the Capitol Corridor rail service has put ...

Auburn’s passenger rail traffic up

Auburn ridership on the Capitol Corridor route between the Placer County seat and Sacramento is on the upswing. Statistics released by the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority ...

Auburn to see second passenger train?

Local agencies are hoping to enhance one of Auburn’s commuting options. The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency along with the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority a ...

Capitol Corridor service worth support

I am astonished that Rep. (Tom) McClintock, who is supposed to be serving our district, would cast a vote that would have effectively eliminated the presence of the Capitol Corrido ...

Riders want to stop train station vandalism in its tracks

A vomit stain isn’t quite the “welcome to Auburn” sign train riders and officials had in mind for the station. However, the stain is there, along with evidence of other sma ...

Commuter rail traffic booming

Auburn-area commuters continue to flock to the train. The latest statistics show a year-over-year jump in ridership from Auburn of 33 percent, with more increases expected through ...