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VRE ratings improve in annual rider survey

Monday - 10/21/2013, 4:10am  ET

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The Virginia Railway Express' ratings are up in most of an annual rider survey's categories.

The Free Lance-Star ( ) reports that the railway's ratings improved in 33 of 41 categories.

Eighty-nine percent of the survey's 6,305 respondents rated on-time performance as excellent or above average.

Only 2 percent of the respondents said service hadn't improved in the past year.

The results of the survey completed in May were released on Friday.


Information from: The Free Lance-Star,

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