American Railway Development Association

March 2015
2015 Annual Meeting - Save the Date!
The 2015 Annual Meeting will be held at the Westin Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, Colorado from July 12-15. This location places our event in the heart of downtown Denver and blocks away from the redeveloped Union Station transportation hub.

The program will feature speakers discussing topics related to economic development, environment, law, real estate and technology sectors within the railroad industry.

Details on accommodations, golf, the silent auction, the program continuing education opportunities and more will be available on our website at as they become available.




2015 Annual Meeting

The Changing Face of Business

July 12-15, 2015

The Westin Denver Downtown

Denver, Colorado 

Membership Renewals

ARDA members, to renew your membership, please visit the new ARDA website at and log-in at the top right corner of the page. 

Your renewed membership allows ARDA to continue fostering the industrial, real estate, natural resources, market development activities and environmental concerns of the North American railroads through the advancement of ideas and education of its members.


If you are not an ARDA member and would like to join, please visit our registration page.
ARDA Sponsorship Opportunities

For over 100 years, the American Railway Development Association has helped foster economic development, real estate, law, technology and environmental activities of North American railroads. ARDA's seminars and workshops provide railroad professionals with quality information and industry discussion of the current issues facing railroad development. A balance of programs and interests has been the norm covering environmental, industrial development, business development, real estate, technology and law issues. ARDA would not have survived this long without our friends and sponsors supporting the organization's efforts.


ARDA offers sponsorship opportunities either on an annual basis or at one of our events. To sponsor ARDA please complete this form, or visit our sponsorship page for more information.  

ARDA Job Board

Land Lease Originator   

Parallel Infrastructure LLC, Jacksonville, FL

The Originator solicits qualified interested businesses that may derive operating value from utilizing a portion of excess railroad right-of-way corridor property to enhance their business with uses such as parking, product assembly or storage, access or landscaping. 


For more information on this and other available positions, please click here

New job postings can be submitted
For more information, visit the ARDA website or contact: 

ARDA staff at 
The American Railway Development Association (ARDA) is a not-for-profit educational trade association founded in 1906 to promote Economic Development, Real Estate Development, Technology, and Environmental Activities of the North American Railroads. 
The objectives of the Association are to foster the industrial, real estate, natural resources, market development activities and environmental concerns of the North American railroads; and through the advancement of ideas and education of its members, further promote the effectiveness of railway development and related work.
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