Panel shifts gears on best rail route to move oil from eastern Utah, says line now can be built for billions less
(Source: Salt Lake Tribune, May 8, 2019)
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Five years ago, Utah state transportation planners studied building a railway for shipping Uinta Basin crude oil via Indian Canyon to the Union Pacific line in Price Canyon, but abandoned the idea as too costly in the face of a $5 billion estimate for punching tracks through the West Tavaputs Plateau’s complicated terrain.
Full story: Salt Lake Tribune
Thursday, May 9, 2019
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