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10 Jan
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The FAST Act explained: section by section summary

NARP / TRA Newswire We’re presenting several views of how the FAST ACT will impact freight and passenger rail, not only in Texas but nationally. The National Association of Railroad Passengers went through the passenger rail title to analyze all ...

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02 Dec
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PASSENGER RAIL INCLUDED IN FIRST EVER COMPREHENSIVE SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BILL

Updated December 4, 2015 – TRA Newswire / NARP / APTA First Fully-Funded, Long-Term Surface Transportation Bill in Ten Years (Washington) – President Obama signed into law a five year transportation infrastructure bill today. The measure will invest $61 billion ...

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20 Nov
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Texas Rail Prospects Tempt French, Chinese, Japanese

November 11, 2015 – By AMAN BATHEJA TEXAS TRIBUNE Despite its car-is-king reputation, Texas has emerged as a hot market for international rail firms betting the state is ripe for a boom in high-speed rail projects. For more than three years, ...

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20 Oct
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Texas Central DAL-HOU high speed rail pre-construction partnership announced

October 20, 2015 – Dallas  – (TRA Newswire) Design-build development partnership announced Two world-class design-build firms to provide work valued at $130 million for Texas’ high-speed rail project Backers say commitment shows strong international interest Project reaches 50% milestone in ...

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