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Part 1 of 4: A temporary victory for high-speed rail in Texas

(Source: Railway Age, January 11, 2022)

NEW YORK — When is a railroad not a railroad? Maybe “when it’s getting started in Texas.” The official answer to that question will come from the state’s Supreme Court within a few months. In a case with more twists and turns than a mountain railroad, the Court will decide whether Texas Central is a genuine railroad that can use a landowner’s private property by exercising eminent domain to build its right-of-way.

Full story: Railway Age

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

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