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Next American City » Buzz » Preparing for HighSpeed Rail in Florida

Andrew Moore | Nov 18th, 2010 | Topics: Infrastructure | Region: South | Cities: Tampa | Existing train tracks in Lakeland, Fla. Credit: http://flickr%20user%20josh%20hallett/ The city of Lakeland, Florida, is planning for a high-speed rail stop, among the first ever in Florida. Midway between Tampa and Orlando, Lakeland will be the link between the other […]

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Florida High Speed Rail – The Conservative Way – Jacksonville

News 1 month ago on Metro Jacksonville · Edit Share Jacksonville stands at the door to regain its leadership position as the railroad gateway to Florida. Within the last week we have heard a new governor suggest he would never support rail, a FDOT official that thinks our train station should be at the airport, […]

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High speed rail ally complicates project – Political Insider

For all they disagree about, high speed rail supporters and opponents agree on one thing for sure: they have no idea what John Mica is doing. Mica, a Republican Congressman from central Florida, is likely to be the chairman of the House Transportation Committee, a key role in determining if future transportation dollars will go […]

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Funding Anticipated for Florida’s High Speed Rail Line | Inhabitat

Last year, $8 billion was set aside for high-speed rail lines in the US and then in December, Congress added another $2.5 billion to that total in hopes of spurring high-speed rail transportation. And money looks like it is already beginning to be distributed – the first lucky recipient? Florida. President Obama is set to […]

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