Trains passing through Medford began sounding their horns Friday night and it's not clear when they will stop.
The Federal Railroad Administration revoked Medford's status as a train quiet zone last week after the city failed to come up with a safety alternative for horn-sounding. The city was given until 2010 to come into compliance when a federal law passed in 2006. The FRA waited another year before the status was revoked, an administration spokesman said. Continued