1. Vaccine Prioritization. Ensure rail frontline employees get early access to the vaccine.
2. COVID Relief. Advocate for relief for commuter rail agencies’ Section 212 payments in the next COVID-19 relief bill and support the American Public Transportation Association’s COVID-19 relief request.
3. COVID Recovery & Environmental Review. Fast-track and/or develop an expedited environmental approval process for rail and transit projects associated with COVID-19 recovery.
Add Amtrak COVID vaccine / EO mandate