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BNSF plans $250 million expansion in North Dakota

(Source: St. Could Times, March 7, 2014)

FARGO — After a year marked by delays in passenger service and agricultural shipments, BNSF Railway says it plans to spend almost $250 million to expand rail traffic on its network in North Dakota. In a letter to U.S. Sen Heidi Heitkamp, a North Dakota Democrat who, among others, pressed the company to address delays, BNSF CEO Carl Ice said the company’s investment “will be a critical part of efficiently, and safely, facilitating the growth from the state, in particular, crude and agriculture, and growth elsewhere on the network.”

Full story: St. Cloud Times

Monday, March 10, 2014

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