In The News

Media Coverage on the Amtrak/USRC Industry Open House

On June 8, 2017, Amtrak and USRC hosted an Industry Open House at which upcoming procurement opportunities were promoted. We were fortunate enough to have press from the Washington Business Journal and The Forward Cabin attend and report on the event. You can see their articles at the following links: • http://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2017/06/09/heres-the-timetable-for-union-stations-concourse.html • https://theforwardcabin.com/2017/06/17/check-new-amtrak-clubacela-coming-washington-union-station/

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New Prizes Added to the Roman Legionnaires Restoration Fundraising Campaign

As previously indicated, USRC is collaborating with the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) and Heineken USA to raise funds to restore the four Roman Legionnaires in the West Hall of Union Station in Washington, DC. If you make a contribution, you will have a chance to claim some great perks: • two tickets to […]

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Awards Recognize Station Historic Preservation Efforts

A Great American Stations article “Awards Recognize Station Historic Preservation Efforts” highlights historic preservation projects in Amtrak-served stations in Lawrence, KS and Washington, DC that recently received awards. The DC project featured is none other than the important Union Station Main Hall Restoration. Happy reading!

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USRC Board Member Honored at the DCBIA Annual Achievement Awards

On May 18, 2017, the DC Building Industry Association (DCBIA) 33rd Annual Achievement Awards ceremony took place at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington, DC. USRC is happy to announce that Leif Dormsjo, Director of the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and USRC Board Member, was honored and presented with the DCBIA Public Sector Award. The award […]

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Roman Legionnaires Restoration Fundraiser – Over 50% Of Our Target Met!

USRC, in collaboration with the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) and Heineken USA, has met over half of its fundraising goal for the Cities Campaign to restore the four Roman Legionnaires in the West Hall of Union Station in Washington, DC. Please help us reach our target and you will have a chance to […]

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Union Station Main Hall Restoration Project – Winner of the State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award

Union Station Redevelopment Corporation is pleased to reiterate that Union Station won the 2017 State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award for the Main Hall Restoration Project. To learn more about this important initiative, please watch this video. (Photo and video courtesy of the DC Preservation League)

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Union Station Main Hall Restoration Project Wins State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award

Union Station Redevelopment Corporation is pleased to announce that Union Station won the 2017 State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award for the Main Hall Restoration Project. The DC Office of Planning and Historic Preservation Office, in partnership with the DC Preservation League and the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), presented the 14th annual District of Columbia […]

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MegaBus Honoring the Military

Just before noon on May 22nd, a camouflaged MegaBus, honoring the military and commemorating Memorial Day, stopped at Union Station in Washington, DC. As part of a nationwide MegaBus fundraising campaign, during the month of May, the Camo Bus will be traveling to and from Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, […]

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Union Station – Winner of DC Preservation Award!

Union Station Redevelopment Corporation is pleased to announce that Union Station will be presented the State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award at the 2017 DC Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation for the Main Hall Restoration Project. The District of Columbia Office of Planning, the DC Historic Preservation Office, the DC Preservation League, and the Daughters of the American […]

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Restoring the Historic Guardians of Union Station

Join the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP), in collaboration with Heineken USA and Union Station Redevelopment Corporation (USRC), as we kick off a restoration project inside the country’s greatest multimodal station. With your generous support, we will launch an important pilot project to renovate four of Union Station’s 46 historic Roman Legionnaires that will guard its […]

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