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Message To Riders

Apology to riders for service disruptions on August 24

Date August 25, 2014

  Dear Capitol Corridor Riders: Yesterday the Bay Area communities experienced an estimated 6.0 magnitude earthquake in the Napa County region. Pursuant to Union Pacific Railroad’s internal protocols, the location and magnitude of the… Read more

Apology to riders for the extensive delays experienced on Capitol Corridor trains December 12, 2012

Date December 13, 2012

Dear CAPITOL CORRIDOR Riders- I want to sincerely apologize for the delays many of you experienced onboard yesterday’s Capitol Corridor morning and evening trains.  A series of events- some preventable and others unpredictable- contributed to… Read more

Changes to the “Message to Riders”

Date May 19, 2011

Hello, we’ve made some changes to the ‘Message to Riders’ section of our site. ‘Message to Riders’ has moved and has also been renamed ‘Get On Board’. ‘Get On Board’ uses a blog format, so you’ll be seeing more frequent posts from me online, and… Read more

Number 42 ● April 2011

Date April 15, 2011

Dear Riders: As Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority’s (CCJPA) Managing Director, it’s my pleasure to welcome the many new riders who are hopping on board our trains! 2011 is starting off to be a remarkable year for the Capitol… Read more

Apology for Delays on March 25 & 28

Date March 29, 2011

We would like to extend our apologies for delays experienced on Train 524, Friday, March 25 and Train 523 yesterday, Monday, March 28. Some passengers have experienced long delays and train cancellations. This is not the level of service you expect… Read more

Number 41 ● December 2010

Date December 3, 2010

Dear Riders: On behalf of the team at Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority (CCJPA), I’d like to wish you a joyful holiday season! In fact, if you’re on Train 538 on December 7th or Train 544 (between San Jose and Martinez) on… Read more

Issue 41, September 2010

Date September 22, 2010

Dear Riders: Greetings from the Capitol Corridor team! As seasons change it serves to remind me that it’s time to send an updated Message to Riders. Although temperatures didn’t rise much this summer, Capitol Corridor’s… Read more

Message to Riders – Issue 40, June 2010 from CCJPA’s Managing Director

Date May 25, 2010

Dear Riders – This is only my third message since taking the helm of Capitol Corridor and I’m stunned to realize that 2010 is nearly at its midway mark! I have much to share in this latest “Message to Riders.” Fight Hunger… Read more

Issue 39, March 30 – from David Kutrosky, CCJPA Managing Director

Date March 12, 2010

Dear Riders -We are well into 2010 and there is much to share with you! You’ll be pleased to know that Union Pacific Railroad’s (UPRR) multi-year track infrastructure project, which affected Capitol Corridor service in January,… Read more

Issue 38, December 2009 – from David Kutrosky, CCJPA Managing Director

Date December 14, 2009

Dear Riders: Last month, the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority (CCJPA) Board of Directors bid farewell to retiring Managing Director Eugene (Gene) Skoropowski, and I was appointed as his replacement. As an introduction, I worked with Gene for… Read more