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Bureau of Rail and TransitWelcome to the Bureau of Rail & Transit!

The Bureau of Rail & Transit manages state-owned railroad properties, provides rail safety inspections, and manages public transportation and bicycle and pedestrian transportation.

 

Michelle "Shelley" Winters
Administrator, Rail & Transit

The Bureau of Rail & Transit is comprised of the following three sections:

Railroads | Public Transportation | Bicycle & Pedestrian

Railroads: The railroad programs include track inspection and safety investigation in cooperation with the Federal Railroad Administration, a revolving loan program for railroads, a dedicated railroad fund for improvements to state-owned rail lines, and acquisition and preservation of railroad corridors for future use. The Department completed work on an updated State Rail Plan in June 2012.

Special meeting of the NH Rail Transit Authority Governance Board on 02/10/17: Agenda

Recent or current rail-related projects include are listed below:

Public Transportation: The public transportation program includes federal grants for transit operations, capital improvements, planning, technical assistance and training.

Bicycle and Pedestrian: This program assists individuals, communities and groups to improve opportunities for non-motorized travel.

State Bicycle Maps are available.

Ridesharing: Online ridematching software will assist those who wish to carpool and information about the state's park & ride lots can be found for transit users, carpools and vanpools.

Bureau Projects: Information on recent & noteworthy projects





New Hampshire Department of Transportation
PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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