The mayors of Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton and Phillipsburg, N.J., have been meeting the past couple of months to see how they can get rolling again talks to restore passenger rail service to the Lehigh Valley.

The mayors have met with each other, representatives of the Lehigh Northampton Transportation Authority and the new secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, as well as the deputy secretary for rail. On the agenda is how they can get to the table with federal, New York and New Jersey transportation officials to find the cooperation and funding needed to make such a project happen.

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(via lvb.com)