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Local landslide-prone rail area gets federal funds for mitigation

 

Last updated 9/27/2020 at 2:24pm

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell

A portion of the railroad tracks between Edmonds and Mukilteo – subject to numerous passenger and freight rail disruptions over the years due to landslides – will keep some much-needed help from the federal government, thanks to U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, an Edmonds resident.

Cantwell (D-WA), the ranking member on the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, announced that the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will receive $3,719,000 from the Federal Railroad Administration to implement critical landslide mitigation measures along the Pacific Northw...



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