The mission of the Bay Area Electric Railroad Association is
to preserve the regional heritage of electric railway transportation
as a living resource for the benefit of present and future generations.
To fulfill this mission
the Association will promote:
- The study of electric railways, their physical equipment, properties
and operations in northern California and the West.
- The procurement and preservation of historic electric railway
equipment, materials, and property
- Thedisplay and interpretation of surviving
historic equipment, materials and properties.