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U.S. officials OK BNSF plan for northern Idaho bridges across Lake Pend Oreille

(Source: Associated Press, September 6, 2019)

BOISE, Idaho BNSF Railway's plan to build two bridges as part of a second railroad line in northern Idaho to accommodate increased train traffic and future growth meets environmental requirements, federal officials said Thursday. The U.S. Coast Guard issued a final environmental assessment for the bridges across Lake Pend Oreille and Sand Creek at Sandpoint, finding no significant impact.

Full story: Idaho Press

Monday, September 9, 2019

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