Tags: "NCTCOG"

17 Aug
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Cotton Belt: $100 million available if innovative passenger rail can be developed

August 17, 2017 – TRA Newswire – In a public meeting held at the North Central Texas Council of Governments office in Arlington today, Transportation Director Michael Morris outlined six potential innovative partnership ideas to get the missing link of ...

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17 Aug
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August 17 – Cotton Belt Regional Rail Public Meeting

Cotton Belt Regional Passenger Rail Update Transit recommendations from the Mobility 2035 transportation plan for the North Central Texas region included regional rail service from southwest Fort Worth to Plano. North Central Texas Council Of Governments staff will provide background ...

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04 Aug
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Calling all N Texas rail advocates: August 17 Cotton Belt funding meeting

August 4 , 2017 – TRA Newswire – Texas Rail Advocates has learned that an innovative funding approach may be available for completion of the Cotton Belt cross-region East-West passenger rail line that has been on the drawing board since ...

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24 Feb
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North Texas COG OKs backstop for high speed rail environmental study

February 24, 2017 – TRA Newswire – The Regional Transportation Council of the North Central Texas Council of Governments has approved a measure to backstop the continuation of the environmental impact statement for the Dallas-Fort Worth Core Express, a proposed ...

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10 Jan
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N Central TX council taps LAN to study Dallas high-speed train station

January 10, 2017 – Progressive Railroading – The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) has selected a team led by Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam Inc.(LAN) to conduct a planning study for a high-speed rail station in downtown Dallas. Currently, ...

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28 Sep
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Regional Transpo Council Seeks Ideas on DFW High-Speed Rail Development

September 29, 2016 – TRA Newswire Responses to Request for Information due Nov. 18 (Arlington, Texas) – North Texas is poised to be a testing ground for high-speed rail in the US, and the Regional Transportation Council is ready to ...

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20 Jun
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North Texas Council invites suppliers to talk high speed rail

June 20, 2016 – TRA Newswire Officials of North Texas cities and the North Central Texas Council of Governments played host to high speed rail companies and suppliers Monday to entice them to build several segments of proposed passenger rail lines ...

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16 Jun
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NTX Council of Governments: Thumbs up for Texas Central high speed rail project

June 16, 2016 – TRA Newswire The North Central Texas Council of Government’s Regional Transportation Council (RTC), passed a resolution today to voice its strong support for Texas Central’s bullet train that will connect North Texas and Houston in 90 minutes ...

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20 Jan
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More roads, wider roads or add rail transit? North Texas conundrum

January 20, 2016 – Brandon Formby – Dallas Morning News Ask Arlington drivers what the most traffic-clogged North Texas highway is and they’re likely to answer State Highway 360. Ask Collin County residents and they’re bound to say the Bush ...

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