Florida transit system may share rail with CSX

Posted on November 22, 2010

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority and CSX Transportation are discussing prospects for the use of CSX freight track in Hernando, Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough counties, Tampa Bay Online reports. The deal, should it become a reality, may make it possible to accommodate trains with heavier, faster equipment than light rail to serve commuters and other regional travelers. For the full story, click here.


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