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Rail Forms and Publications

​Learn more about short line railroad rehabilitation tax credits​.

Contact: (503) 986-4230

​Must be submitted by all railroads (other than Class 1 carriers) operating in Oregon

Railroad Annual Report

Contact: (503) 986-4169

The 2013 Oregon House Bill 2918 requires ODOT to provide a passenger rail status report to the Legislative Assembly every other year. Read reports from previous years:

​2017 HB2918 Legislative Report

Central Eastern Oregon Station Report (2019)​

The Central & Eastern Oregon Station Report examines the passenger rail markets along the Union Pacific Railroad’s Portland, La Grande, and Huntington Subdivisions that​ combine to run through the Columbia River Gorge and Eastern Oregon.

​Rail Funding Task Force Recommendation (2011)

The Oregon Rail Funding Task Force researched long-term sustainable funding sources for passenger and freight rail in Oregon. This report explains their final funding recommendation.

Oregon Rail Study (2010)

This report was designed to inform policy makers how Oregon's rail system is being used, how it might be used in the future and to provide a foundation for strategic investments.

Pacific Coast Collaborative: High Speed Rail on the Pacific Coast (2010)

This report is part of a feasibility study on fully connecting San Diego through Portland and Seattle to Vancouver, British Columbia with high speed passenger rail.

Contact: (503) 986-4137

The Federal Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008 required states to produce a comprehensive State Rail Plan.

Oregon's Plan contains insights into our rail system and opportunities for making the most of it.

Oregon State Rail Plan (2020)​

Oregon State Rail Plan Implementation Plan​ development work.

Contact: Bob Melbo 503-986-4137


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If you are having problems viewing or opening any of the forms on this page you can download them to your computer. To download it to your computer, right-click on the link and select "Save Link as..." or "Save target as..." and saving the file to your desktop.


Grade Crossings and FileNet forms have moved to our Commerce and Compliance Division (CCD) website.