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Montpelier Officials Frustrated by Lack of Info on Proposed Granite Train

Times Argus - 4:15 pm Mon Mar 15th, 2010

Montpelier officials and the City Council want to be clear: They're not opposed to jumpstarting train service to haul granite waste from a Barre-area quarry.

And possibly trains from other companies located along the central Vermont rail line that runs through the Capital City.

What they do worry about, however, is the lack of information being provided about the project by the Vermont Agency of Transportation, as well as the potential negative - possibly enormously expensive - impacts the rail project could have on the city and its taxpayers.

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Barre, VT 05641 (Set as Local)
Montpelier, VT 05602 (Set as Local)

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