An Altamont Corridor Express train prepares to depart from the Manteca/Lathrop station Thursday. The service runs from Stockton to San Jose, but could be extended to Modesto, Turlock and Merced if plans go through. Leaders from the expansion area rode the train Thursday to help promote the idea.
An Altamont Corridor Express train prepares to depart from the Manteca/Lathrop station Thursday. The service runs from Stockton to San Jose, but could be extended to Modesto, Turlock and Merced if plans go through. Leaders from the expansion area rode the train Thursday to help promote the idea. John Holland jholland@modbee.com
An Altamont Corridor Express train prepares to depart from the Manteca/Lathrop station Thursday. The service runs from Stockton to San Jose, but could be extended to Modesto, Turlock and Merced if plans go through. Leaders from the expansion area rode the train Thursday to help promote the idea. John Holland jholland@modbee.com

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