Amtrak Board of Directors - Meeting Agendas and Minutes | Jan 2020

Ben Heckscher filed this request with the Amtrak of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Ben Heckscher

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

The agenda and minutes for any meeting of Amtrak's Board of Directors that occurred during the month of January 2020.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Ben Heckscher

From: Amtrak

Denise P. Moore
Sr. Administrative Assistant
Amtrak | 1 Massachusetts Ave., NW | Room 620V | Washington, DC 20001
Email:<> | office: 202.906.3715 | fax: 202.906.2314
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From: Amtrak


Due to the pandemic the Board has not met in person in over a year. Therefore we have no official records to provide you.

I am closing this request as we have no responsive records at this time. Please feel free to resubmit it at a later date.

Rebecca Conner

Manager, Records and Information Management

Amtrak | 1 Massachusetts Avenue NW | 620O | Washington DC 20001

Email: | office: 202.906.3215 | cell: 202.860.6507

From: Amtrak

10-04-22 Ben Heckscher N/A MuckRock News DEPT MR 125581, 411A Highland Ave Somerville, MA  02144-2516 Dear Mr. Heckscher: Please see attached. Thank you, FOIA Officer

From: Amtrak

Dear Heckscher,

Attached are reasonably segregable portions of documents from Amtrak's Office of Inspector General (OIG) that are responsive to your 07-02-20 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request for The agenda and minutes for any meeting of Amtrak's Board of Directors that occurred during the month of January 2020.. With regard to all of the attached OIG records, the redacted portions were determined to be exempt from disclosure for the following reasons:

If you wish to appeal the OIG's claim of exemption for any of the reasons cited above, you may file an appeal with Tom Howard, Inspector General, at the address below or by sending an email replay to within thirty days from the date of this email. (

Associated charges for your request: $ 0.00

Please remit payment to the address below.


Devon Lowery

From: Amtrak

Dear Ben Heckscher,

The status of your FOIA request #20-FOI-00179 has been updated to the following status 'Documents Delivered'. To log into the AMTRAK PFOIA Portal click on the Application URL below.

Amtrak FOIA Portal