For Immediate Release
Amtrak Reform Council will release its Second Annual
Report on Tuesday, March 20, 2001
be advised that the Amtrak Reform Council will release
its Second Annual Report to Congress on Tuesday, March
20th during a Press Conference scheduled at 10:30 a.m.
in the Ballroom at the Phoenix Park Hotel on 520 North
Capitol Street, NW in Washington, D.C. The Press Conference
will follow immediately a public Business Meeting of
the Council, which will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the same
location. The Second Annual Report will be available
in printed form at the Press Conference. On the morning
of March 20th, the Report will also be posted on the
ARC website (www.amtrakreformcouncil.gov).
agenda for the Business Meeting includes formal adoption
of the Second Annual Report, election of officers, and
discussion of the Council's coming 2001work program.
The Press Conference agenda includes a statement from
the Council's Chairman, Gilbert E. Carmichael, a briefing
on the key features of the report, and statements by
members of the Council. Following these statements,
the Council will take questions from the press and the
public. The agenda for the Business Meeting will be
posted on the Council's website the week of March 12th.
If you require directions or any other information,
please contact the Council's office at (202) 366-0591.
The Amtrak Reform Council is an independent Federal
oversight commission established under the provisions
of the Amtrak Reform and Accountability Act of 1997
(P. L. 105-134) to recommend improvements in Amtrak's
operations and to monitor its financial performance.