August 18, 2023 - TRA Newswire -
the region’s major highways and the potential backups that may occur.
route alignment, possible station locations and potential social and environmental
impacts. This environmental process is expected to be completed in a year and will include opportunities for the public to
provide input on priorities.
“Arlington is excited to partner in the effort to bring high-speed rail to
our region,” Mayor Ross said. “North Texas remains one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country with no sign of
slowing down. This requires continued creativity, including examining new ways to move people. Adding high-speed rail as an
option for people to get to Arlington, whether they live or work here, or are visiting our world-class Entertainment District, would be
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