December 2013: Replacement of the Duffields station – Ranson is working with the developers of “Northport” (a mixed use community). This proposed stop would also serve Charles Town.All of West Virginia’s MARC stations need investment to bring the stations into compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act. It has been proposed that the Duffields Station be replaced by a full service, fully accessible station at Ranson, West Virginia.
- National High Performance Passenger Rail Transportation-Oriented Development Act of 2013
- Charles Town Transportation Study