Rail

Texas explores Austin to Houston rail

Posted on February 15, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas — The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is looking into a new passenger rail service proposal that would connect Austin with Houston, and several cities in between, kxan.com reported.

The Houston-Austin Passenger Rail study is not as far along as other rail proposals, including a Dallas to Houston passenger rail line. The cost of the project would exceed $1 billion for startup and build-out. For the full story, click here.

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