7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Opponents of Houston-Dallas bullet train herald judge’s ruling that company is not a railroad

(Source: Houston Chronicle, February 11, 2019)

HOUSTON — The planned high-speed rail project from Houston to Dallas hit a big obstacle last week in rural Leon County when a judge there declared the project’s backers did not have authority to force landowners to sell or provide access to properties. The heart of many of the legal fights, and Monday’s decision, center on whether the company is, in fact, a railroad.

Full story: Houston Chronicle

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2022 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

ND Officers Election Rules

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

NS reports Q4 and full-year 2021 results
CN reports Q4 2021 results
New Board Member Hamilton sworn in, assumes position with NMB
DOT to STB: “Set a precedent” in Amtrak Gulf Coast case
CN names new CEO, resolves dispute with activist investor
RRB appoints Director of Equal Opportunity
RRB Q&A: Annuitants may need to increase tax withholding at age 62
COVID-19 vaccine mandates and Unemployment and Sickness Benefits under the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act (RUIA)
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines