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    Ohio Department of Transportation Internet Media Advisory
    June 17, 2000

    ODOT Unveils Railroad Grade Separation
    Program Policies and Procedures Manual

    What: Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Director Gordon Proctor and members of the Transportation Review Advisory Council Subcommittee will release the Railroad Grade Separation Program's draft Policies and Procedures Manual for public review and discussion. The public review period is from Thursday, July 20 through Thursday, August 24, 2000.

    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, July 20, 2000,  9a.m. to 11a.m.

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