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NNEPRA Annual Meeting Celebrates FY2018
- Written by TRN Webmaster TRN Webmaster
- Published: 30 October 2018 30 October 2018
The NNEPRA Annual Meeting was filled with the sweet smell of success.
New records were set in FY18 - Ridership (7.7% more than FY17) ticket revenue (18.9% more than FY17) and passenger miles (10.7% more than FY17).
Nine months of FY18 set new ridership records.
The Downeaster maintained one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings in the country in FY18 at 90%.
The Downeaster has transported more than 7.1 million passengers and generated more than $107 million in passenger revenue since the service began on December 14th in 2001.
Executive Director Patricia Quinn announced that after discussions with PanAm, the fifth round-trip to Boston will now originate in Brunswick starting November 12th.
Ms Quinn summarized the good FY18 numbers for TrainRiders/NE.