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railroad quiet zone

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

City nearing agreement with UP on railroad quiet zones

Seven years after the city council first dedicated capital improvement funds for the effort, the railroad quiet zone project could be completed within a year, said Janae Ryan, the city engineer overseeing the project.

Friday, October 5th, 2012

City schedules update on railroad quiet zone

The city is holding a meeting on proposed safety upgrades to the Patton Street railroad crossing that need to be completely before a citywide train horn quiet zone can move forward.