Samish Bay, Bellingham, WA, photo by C. Hamilton
Samish Bay, Bellingham, WA, photo by C. Hamilton

AANW'S 3 Es

AANW, borrowing from our partners All Aboard Washington, envisions a future where every traveler is empowered to move across the Greater Northwest, while providing communities with economic, environmental and equity benefits.

AANW's vision is for a multi-modal transportation connectivity for the Greater Northwest Region of the United States focused around a robust passenger rail system core.

Economic Development

Intercity trains help strengthen local economies across the Northwest

Environmental Stewardship

Intercity trains provide low-emissions regional transportation

Equity

Intercity trains connect communities small and large