Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Howard council seeks own review of proposed railroad facility

As Elkridge residents try to block a large CSX rail cargo transfer facility from their neighborhood, Howard County Council members are moving to get their own local environmental analysis of two possible county sites for the $150 million project.
The idea is to give county government and local residents "another layer of oversight," said County Councilwoman Courtney Watson, a Democrat who represents Elkridge and is the resolution's main sponsor. Watson has support from two other council members, giving the measure majority support on the five-member council. Continued

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