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CRANDIC is pleased to provide these links to railroad and business organizations. You can also visit websites built and maintained by rail fans:

Rail administration and business links:

Priority One
CRANDIC assists this economic development group in attracting new business to the Cedar Rapids area.

Iowa City Area Development Group
The ICAD is a private, nonprofit economic development organization that connects business and industry with federal, state and local resources to enhance and stimulate area economic growth.

Federal Railroad Administration
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has responsibility for ensuring railroad safety throughout the nation.

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Operation Lifesaver
Operation Lifesaver is a national, non-profit education and awareness program dedicated to ending tragic collisions, fatalities and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on railroad rights of way.

Rail Transportation in Iowa
The Iowa Department of Transportation provides assistance for the development and maintenance of a safe, efficient and economically viable railroad transportation system.

Rail Connect
Rail Connect provides transportation and revenue management services for railroads, rail shippers and rail leasing companies. This site is for registered users and requires a password.

Rail fan sites:

Railroad history and photos by an expert rail buff.

The Seashore Trolley Museum
A living history of public transportation, including recent restoration projects.

Western Railway Museum
Preserving the heritage of electric railway transportation as a living resource for the benefit of present and future generations.

Railroad Slogans
Read the old-time slogans of the railroads.