The San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission’s (SJRRC) ACE Rail Maintenance Facility will house the future Rail Academy of Central California (TRACC), which is seeking 70 students for instruction and hands-on-training this fall. Pictured: SJRRC TRACC Lead Tamika Smith (far left); San Joaquin Council of Governments Executive Director Diane Nguyen (third from left); and SJRRC Executive Director Stacey Mortensen (far right).

Rail Academy of Central California to Launch This Fall

A rail industry workforce development and apprenticeship program will launch this fall in Stockton, Calif., under a strategic partnership of Sacramento City College; Stockton Unified School District; Herzog Transit Services, Inc.; Union Pacific; and Amtrak.