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Posted on: April 8, 2020

In the News: State Lawmakers Ask Department of Transportation to Drop High-Speed Rail Project

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More than two dozen state lawmakers have signed a letter urging the U.S. Department of Transportation to end work related to a high-speed rail project that would pass through the Brazos Valley.

The letter, written by District 13 State. Rep. Ben Leman, says the project’s developer, Texas Central Partners, “simply does not have the financial resources required or expertise employed to continue with this project.”

Source:  The Eagle, 4/08/2020

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