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Florida High Speed Rail – The Conservative Way | Metro Jacksonville

The ignorance of certain political leaders is scary when they address this issue. Likewise the “We have/need highways,” “Amtrak tickets are subsidized,” “Where are the private investors,” “We love our cars too much,” or the “I paid taxes in New Jersey my entire working life so I’ll be damned if I’ll pay for a sidewalk […]

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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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Creating New Jobs by Investing in HighSpeed Rail

President Obama, joined by Vice President Biden, announces billion in Recovery Act funding for high-speed rail projects that will provide faster, more energy-efficient travel between cities and create new jobs for American workers. The announcement came during a Town Hall meeting in Tampa, FL. January 28, 2010.Video Rating: 4 / 5 You can leave a […]

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