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Work Continues at the WPRM (Week of April 6)

Work continues to happen at the museum in preparation for the coming season.  This week, work continued on 917-D, getting closer to being ready for re-entry into the RAL program.  Greg Elems is shown below working on rust removal on … Continue reading

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Pre-Work Job Briefing

One of the most important things a group of railroaders do before starting their work day is hold a “job briefing”.  What is a job briefing you ask?  A job briefing is defined as a short meeting between all members … Continue reading

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FRRS 2014 Election News

At the present time, the following candidates have been verified as valid candidates for the 2014 FRRS Election. Please vote and return your ballot when received 2014 Verified Nominees: Kerry Cochran – Incumbent Charlie Spikes – Incumbent Greg Elems – … Continue reading

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All About Portola Railroad Days 2013

Railroad Days was a success this year, due in no small part to the very hard work done by a group of dedicated volunteers.  While crowds were down, revenues were up and our guests, with a few exceptions, seemed very … Continue reading

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Portola Railroad Days 2013

Hello, fellow FRRS Members! Portola Railroad Days is coming soon.  Scheduled for August 16-18th, we will have activities in support of the event each day.  We are desperate for volunteers to work operations and as crossing guards, help in the … Continue reading

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Help Wanted…

Hello to all! We are in desperate need of volunteers to help with projects around the Museum.  The next project weekend is planned for 06/29-30/2013 to work on the gift shop.  If you can spare the time, don’t mind a … Continue reading

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Annual Membership Meeting and Dinner – Saturday, June 1, 2013

Greetings and Hello! The annual Membership Meeting and Dinner will be held Saturday, June 1, 2013 in the Diesel Shop at the Western Pacific Railroad Museum.  The dinner will be a pot-luck with the Museum providing BBQ Tri-Tip and Smoked … Continue reading

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2013 FRRS Board Elections – nominations open

Nominations are now open for the 2013 FRRS Board of Directors Election.   Below are some dates and procedure information that society members need to be aware of.  They are: Jan 1 – Jan 31, 2013 – Open Nominations. During this … Continue reading

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