27 August 2018: The InterContinental Railway team were invited to speak before the Nome City Council this evening. Council members and residents in attendance welcomed the project, and were eager to learn more about how the ICR could solve the town's transportation problems and lower the cost of living.
August 25, 2018: InterContinental Railway founder George Koumal and Chief Project Advisor Scott Spencer met with US Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) at the Nome Airport to discuss the InterContinental Railway project with her. She pledged her support in bringing the project to the State Department. (Pictured left to right: Scott Spencer, Senator Lisa Murkowski, George Koumal, Nome Mayor Richard Beneville)