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Big name joins in push to bring high-speed rail to North Texas

(Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram, August 7, 2013)

IRVING, Texas — Former Texas Rangers baseball club President and prominent Fort Worth lawyer Tom Schieffer has agreed to join the effort to bring high-speed rail to North Texas, officials say.

Schieffer, whose résumé also includes stints as U.S. ambassador to Japan and Australia, is joining Texas Central Railway as a senior or strategic adviser, several people attending the Texas Transportation and Infrastructure Summit in Irving said Wednesday.

Full story: Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Thursday, August 8, 2013

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