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Mission Statement

To be the most customer focused and safest transportation system possible
To provide quality regional rail freight service to customers in Central Pennsylvania
To conduct our business with the highest degree of integrity and professionalism
To be responsible civic partners with the communities we serve

The North Shore Railroad Company is comprised of six short line railroads - Juniata Valley Railroad (JVRR), Lycoming Valley Railroad (LVRR), Nittany & Bald Eagle Railroad (NBER), North Shore Railroad (NSHR), Shamokin Valley Railroad (SVRR), and Union County Industrial Railroad (UCIR). The JVRR, LVRR, NBER, NSHR, SVRR operate on tracks owned by the SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority. The UCIR has portions of track that are held by private parties as well as a portion that is owned by the Joint Rail Authority.

We provide quality rail service to a variety of businesses and industries located in Central Pennsylvania, running on 247.2 miles of track. The commodities we handle are as varied as the businesses themselves. Aggregates, coal, grain, and plastics are just a small sampling of the range of commodities that move in, out and around Central PA on the rails.

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356 Priestley Avenue | Northumberland, PA 17857 | 570.473.7949