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#1 CHamilton

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 05:08 PM

Jis has been elected to join CHamilton and Anderson on the NARP Council. Congratulations!
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#2 Metra Electric Rider

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 05:19 PM

Congratulations!


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#3 Metra Electric Rider

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 05:23 PM

Congratulations!

 

Well, dangnabbit, double post. Sorry, so congrats again.


Edited by Metra Electric Rider, 14 April 2016 - 05:24 PM.

SJ - Norra Stambanan, Nordvästra stambanan, Södra stambanan, Dalabanan

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#4 Mystic River Dragon

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 05:53 PM

Terrific! Congratulations, jis!



#5 rickycourtney

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 08:51 PM

Congratulations to all three of you. Well deserved!

#6 AmtrakBlue

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 09:01 PM

Congrats!


2011: Jun: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER) // Nov: WIL=>WAS=>CHI=>PRO (NER=>CL=>CZ)
2012: Apr: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER) // May(NTD): WIL=>PHL=>WIL (NER) / PHL=>PAO=>PHL (Keystone) // Aug: WIL=>WAS (NER) / BWI=>WIL (NER) // Oct(Gathering): PHL=>WIL (NER) / PHL=>HAR=>PHL (Keystone) / SEPTA, NJT, PATCO, River Line, Princeton Dinky
2013: May(NTD): WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER)  // Oct (Gathering): WIL=>CHI (Card) / CHI=>MKE=>GLN=>CHI() / CHI=>JOL=>CHI () / CHI=>WIL(CL=>NER) / CTA, Metra. SEPTA (WIL=>NRK) // Nov:  PHL=>PHL (Autumn Express) 
2014: May(NTD):  WIL=>PHL=>WIL(NER) // May:  WIL=>BOS=>WIL(NER) day trip

2014: Oct(Gathering): WIL=>NYP=>TOL(pd-NER=>LSL) / TOL=>CHI=>LAX=>EMY(pts-LSL=>SWC=>CS) / EMY=>CHI=>TOL (pts-CZ-CL) / TOL=>WAS=>WIL(pd-CL=>NER)
2015: May: CHI=>CIN(pd-Card) / CIN=>WIL(pts Card)
2015;  Oct(Gathering):  WIL=>WAS(Acela) / ALX=>WAS(NER) / WAS=>BAL(Acela) / WAS=>WIL(NER)

2016: Mar: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER)  // Oct:  WIL=>NYP=>NYP=>WIL (Autumn Express) 


#7 Devil's Advocate

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 09:01 PM

Congratulations indeed.  ^_^

 

Nice ending to a scary thread title.   :help:


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#8 AmtrakBlue

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 09:03 PM

Congratulations indeed.  ^_^

 

Nice ending to a scary thread title.   :help:

Did you think CP was trying to take over the NEC.  :o  ;)


2011: Jun: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER) // Nov: WIL=>WAS=>CHI=>PRO (NER=>CL=>CZ)
2012: Apr: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER) // May(NTD): WIL=>PHL=>WIL (NER) / PHL=>PAO=>PHL (Keystone) // Aug: WIL=>WAS (NER) / BWI=>WIL (NER) // Oct(Gathering): PHL=>WIL (NER) / PHL=>HAR=>PHL (Keystone) / SEPTA, NJT, PATCO, River Line, Princeton Dinky
2013: May(NTD): WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER)  // Oct (Gathering): WIL=>CHI (Card) / CHI=>MKE=>GLN=>CHI() / CHI=>JOL=>CHI () / CHI=>WIL(CL=>NER) / CTA, Metra. SEPTA (WIL=>NRK) // Nov:  PHL=>PHL (Autumn Express) 
2014: May(NTD):  WIL=>PHL=>WIL(NER) // May:  WIL=>BOS=>WIL(NER) day trip

2014: Oct(Gathering): WIL=>NYP=>TOL(pd-NER=>LSL) / TOL=>CHI=>LAX=>EMY(pts-LSL=>SWC=>CS) / EMY=>CHI=>TOL (pts-CZ-CL) / TOL=>WAS=>WIL(pd-CL=>NER)
2015: May: CHI=>CIN(pd-Card) / CIN=>WIL(pts Card)
2015;  Oct(Gathering):  WIL=>WAS(Acela) / ALX=>WAS(NER) / WAS=>BAL(Acela) / WAS=>WIL(NER)

2016: Mar: WIL=>WAS=>WIL (NER)  // Oct:  WIL=>NYP=>NYP=>WIL (Autumn Express) 


#9 bobnjulie

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 09:10 PM

Woo hoo!!!!!  Great news!  Congrats!  



#10 Eric S

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Posted 14 April 2016 - 09:11 PM

Congratulations indeed.  ^_^

 

Nice ending to a scary thread title.   :help:

 

Agree, on both points



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Posted 14 April 2016 - 11:11 PM

Ditto on the Congrats!😉

And thanks to all three of ya'll for representing us @ NARP!
 
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Posted 15 April 2016 - 03:42 AM

I'm not sure whether congratulations or condolences are in order! In any case, thanks to all three of you for putting in the time, money, and effort to keep passenger rail alive and functional in this country.



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Posted 15 April 2016 - 07:13 AM

3 Excellent choices, glad to hear of it!



#14 jis

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Posted 15 April 2016 - 07:50 AM

Thanks all for your kind words and support. I must admit that the title of the thread sounds something like straight out of the Borg Chronicles :P



#15 Metra Electric Rider

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Posted 15 April 2016 - 11:29 AM

ASSIMILATE, ASSIMILATE, ASSIMILATE!

 

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Posted 15 April 2016 - 11:47 AM

More like EXTERMINATE, EXTERMINATE, EXTERMINATE for the daleks.

#17 Steve4031

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Posted 11 May 2016 - 02:33 PM

Great. People who actually know something about trains.




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