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train quiet zones

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Kyle, Buda show little interest in quieting loud train

A lonely train whistle announcing its approach in the distance is a familiar sound for Buda and Kyle residents. The horns cry out, two long, one short, one long, between 15 and 20 times each day — and night.