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Senators demand Gateway timeline from FRA

(Source: Politico, February 6, 2020)

WASHINGTON, D.C. ó Fifteen Democratic U.S. senators tore into the Trump administration Thursday over delays in greenlighting construction of the Gateway tunnel, an $11.3 billion rail project that would create a new link between New York and New Jersey. In a letter to the Federal Railroad Administration, the senators sharply criticized Administrator Ronald Batory over the slow process. They also accused him of ignoring their requests for a timeline showing when the agency would complete an environmental impact statement and issue a record of decision on the projectís pending funding application.

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