Amtrak has indefinitely suspended travel in the extremely busy Northeast Corridor between New York City and Boston due to the police manhunt in Watertown, Mass.
What does NEC stand for?
NEC stands for Northeast Corridor
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- Non-Elective Contribution (to a qualified retirement plan)
- Non-Employee Compensation
- Non-Executive Chairman (various companies)
- North Eastern Coalfields (India)
- North Equatorial Current
- Northeast Center for Agricultural and Occupational Health
- Northeast Conference
- Northeast Corner (location in an intersection)
Samples in periodicals archive:
PulteGroup has announced that Steve Schlageter has been named president of the company's Northeast Corridor division, as well as area president for PulteGroup's Northeast Area, which includes the Washington, D.
Jan 16, 2012 Northeast Corridor high-speed rail project could be expedited Environmental reviews for the Northeast Corridor high-speed rail project will be accelerated with the help of the White House Council on Environmental Quality and Transportation Department's pilot project.
He earned a master's degree in public administration, held early jobs in New Jersey's transportation department, and then became general manager of New Jersey Transit Rail Operations and executive director of the Delaware River Port Authority before joining Amtrak as president of its Northeast Corridor in 1994.
Twelve have been delivered and another eight are due by the end of the year, despite the fact that there is not a single track in the country outside the Northeast corridor on which those new trains can run.
He reveals that short-distance routes in the Northeast Corridor and California account for half of all Amtrak ridership - with the rest spread out over a politically determined spaghetti plate of hopelessly money-losing long-distance routes.
Additionally, no funding was given for Amtrak's Northeast Corridor Improvement Program in the House bill.