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Texas high-speed rail project reaches new milestone

(Source: Cypress Creek Mirror, January 29, 2014)

HOUSTON -- It may not be moving at high-speed yet, but Texas Central Railway has reached a new milestone with federal and state regulators to advance its plans for a privately-funded bullet train between Greater Houston and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. TCR plans to integrate rail system technology by JR Central Railways of Japan, including its N700 bullet train. At 205 miles per hour, the train could travel between Dallas and Houston in 90 minutes.

Full story: Cypress Creek Mirror

Friday, January 31, 2014

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