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ODOT Schedules Rail Crossing Safety Initiative Meeting
 

What:

The Rail Crossing Safety Committee will hold its first meeting to begin developing the scoring criteria for ranking local requests for rail crossings. The committee will consist of ODOT Director Gordon Proctor, and current Transportation Review Advisory Council members Jerry Hruby, Donald Jakeway and Charles Gerhardt.

Governor Taft recently announced the $200 million, 10-year program to provide railroad grade separations for communities most affected by increased train traffic as a result of the recent acquisition of Conrail by the Norfolk Southern Corporation and CSX Transportation.

When: 

Thursday, March 9, 2000
Beginning at 9 a.m.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE AGENDA 

Where:  

The Ohio Department of Transportation
District Two Headquarters
317 East Poe Road
Bowling Green, Ohio