2017 News Archive

GRA President, Joel Harrell, Honored
Our President Joel Harrell, Norfolk Southern, was recognized Friday, March 10th in both houses of the Georgia General Assembly with Resolutions recognizing and commending him on his retirement. Joel was accompanied by his wife Ginny and his family. We will miss seeing him but are glad that he is able to continue as GRA President through May.

Feb 8, 2017
Heart of Georgia Railroad Sold to Genesee & Wyoming Inc.
Atlanta Business Chronicle

May 1, 2017
Reasons to be Optimistic about Issues that Impact the Railroad Industry and its Diverse Customers
By AAR President and CEO, Edward R. Hamberger | HuffPost

Oct 29, 2017
Getting Freight Out Could Boost Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mark Middleton
Mark and GRA Members lobby at the State Capitol during the legislative session.

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