• October 10, 2015 – 10 a.m. to noon at the CMU Research Corporation, 2625 Denison Dr., Mt. Pleasant 48858. Our speaker will be Chris Bagwell, Executive Vice-President and General Manager of Great Lakes Central Railroad. Click here for more details.
• November – Former GTW Depot, Lansing. Check marp.org for more details.
• December – no meeting
MARP meetings are held in various places around the state in order to give everyone a chance to participate.
We post meetings announcements on the web with agenda information and travel information. We have archived meeting minutes so you can have a look at past topics covered.
• Oct. 16-18. 2015. NARP Fall Council & Membership Meeting, Crowne Plaza at Union Station, 123 West Louisiana St, Indianapolis IN 46255. On-Line Registration at narprail.org/events/narp-fall-council-meeting/
• Oct. 17, 2015. 13th Michigan Railroad History Conference Lansing Community College, West Campus, Lansing MI. Features a keynote presentation by Kevin P. Keefe titled “Motor City Limited” — Long before Amtrak, the Detroit-Chicago Route Defined Fast, Competitive Corridor Service.” More information at MichiganRailroadHistory.org
MARP members also frequently set up a booth at festivals, train shows and other events to spread the word about passenger rail in Michigan. Click here for the schedule. Contact Chuck Merckel firstname.lastname@example.org , to volunteer for the next show. Thanks.