December 10, 2016
The government corporation charged with overseeing Amtrak's $24 billion Gateway rail project between New York and New Jersey has filled out its governing board, sources told Reuters on Wednesday.
The Gateway project, one of the most important and urgent rail projects in the United States, calls for the construction of a new train tunnel and the repair of the existing, century-old between the two states, which officials have said could become unusable within the next decade. Closing of the tunnel would affect tens of thousands of NJ Transit rail commuters and Amtrak's Northeast Corridor route between Washington and Boston, the railroad's most important line....
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