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TEXRail receives $499 million to complete funding for commuter rail project

The Fort Worth Transportation Authority and the Federal Transit Administration of the United States Department of Transportation signed a $499.39 million Full Funding Grant Agreement today, which completes the local … Continue reading

December 15, 2016
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TEXRail Breaks Ground, 3 Times in One Day

Published in Passenger Transport (August 25, 2016): A new commuter rail line that will run from downtown Fort Worth to the airport kicked off construction in bold fashion – with … Continue reading

August 24, 2016
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FWTA Gets Greenlight to Start TEXRail Construction

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (June 27, 2016) On June 27, the Federal Transit Administration awarded a Letter of No Prejudice (LONP) to the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA) for TEX Rail, … Continue reading

June 27, 2016
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Fort Worth Transportation Authority Commemorates TEXRail Milestone with Rail Agreement Signing

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (December 17, 2015) Representatives of five agencies signed an historic rail agreement today related to the TEX Rail commuter rail, slated to begin service in 2018. Fort … Continue reading

December 17, 2015
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The T and Stadler Sign Contract for TEXRail Vehicles in Fort Worth

The T and Stadler Sign Contract for TEXRail Vehicles in Fort Worth *Recent TEXRail Milestone Drives The T to Order Rail Cars and Move toward Construction FORT WORTH (June 10, … Continue reading

June 10, 2015
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TEX Rail Receives FTA Approval to Enter Engineering Phase

TEX Rail Receives FTA Approval to Enter Engineering Phase Regulatory Milestone Allows The T to Move Toward Construction and Order Rail Cars FORT WORTH (June 3, 2015) – The Fort … Continue reading

June 3, 2015
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T Board Approves Several Contracts at Board Meeting Today

T Board Approves Several Contracts at Board Meeting Today FORT WORTH (April 27, 2015) – The Board of Directors of the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) approved several contracts … Continue reading

April 27, 2015
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TEX Rail identified to receive $100 million in President’s FY 2016 budget

  President’s 2016 Federal Budget Allocates $100 million for TEX Rail FORT WORTH (February 3, 2015) – The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) has received notification that its commuter … Continue reading

February 2, 2015
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TEX Rail receives federal Record of Decision to proceed toward construction

TEX Rail receives federal Record of Decision to proceed toward construction FORT WORTH (September 29, 2014) – The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) announced today that the TEX Rail … Continue reading

September 19, 2014
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Final Environmental Document Available for Review and Comment

TEX Rail final environmental document available for review and comment * Final Environmental Impact Statement available at 35 Tarrant County locations and online FORT WORTH, (May 19, 2014) – The … Continue reading

May 19, 2014
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