Track renovations grant to aid local railroad line

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By Erin L. McCoy

Kentucky will receive the bulk of the funding from a railroad improvement grant recently awarded to R.J. Corman Railroad Group as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Approximately $13 million of the $17.5 million TIGER — Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery — grant will fund the renovation and resurfacing of 246 miles of track belonging to three short-line railroads in Kentucky — including the Bardstown line in Nelson County. Two other short-line railroads will be renovated in West Virginia and Tennessee.

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