MARTIN COUNTY AWAITS RESPONSE FROM U.S. CONGRESSMAN BRIAN MAST REGARDING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BRIDGE OVER ST. LUCIE RIVER. This new modern railroad bridge would boost the marine industry but would also support Virgin Trains' high-speed passenger rail, which Mast has long opposed.
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A WOMAN WAS STRUCK AND KILLED AFTER BEING STRUCK BY A BRIGHTLINE/VIRGIN TRAINS USA HIGH-SPEED PASSENGER RAIL TRAIN SATURDAY NIGHT. Investigators said the victim was a trespasser and was pronounced dead at the scene.
CONGRESS MEMBER BRIAN HIGGINS SENDS LETTER TO HOWARD ELLIOT OF THE U.S. DOT PIPELINE AND HAZARDOUS SAFETY ADMINISTRATION, requesting a 30-day extension of the comment period to the DOT's Draft Final Permit DOT-SP 20534. This special permit proposes to authorize the transportation of liquified natural gas (LNG) by rail tank car.