Keeping the railroads responsible

In late April, Phil Longden, a resident of the Hope area, emailed Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeeper regarding an issue along the lakeshore. He mentioned that Montana Rail Link (MRL) had staged some railroad ties along the track for a future repair and that there were some significant erosions creeping...

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Benefits of a Second Rail Bridge are Unclear

Optimization is important to the sustainability of any industry. Transportation by rail is no exception. However, the benefits gained by working efficiently should be balanced against the costs and risks imposed by implementing new methods. ​ It is unclear whether the benefits of the proposed BNSF...

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