Passenger and freight rail projects in 32 states get millions from U.S. DOT

Projects include upgrades to Cimarron Valley, Kyle railroad lines in Kansas

By: - June 2, 2022 4:00 am

U.S. Transportation secretary Pete Buttigieg speaks June 1 at the Mackinac Policy Conference. In a call with reporters, he discussed $368 million in Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements that will go to more than 46 projects. (Laina G. Stebbins/Michigan Advance)

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Jennifer Shutt
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Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.