Despite the availability of federal-aid funds for grade crossing protection and surfacing, there have been institutional and legal constraints that have delayed the use of the funding. Federal Highway Administration cites slowness on the part of both the states and railroads. The experiences of five states, as collected in a report for FRA, are discussed. AAR is taking a growing role in promoting use of the federal money and railway suppliers have been conducting workshops.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • Dick, M H
  • Publication Date: 1978-5-8

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 44-46
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176878
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 14 1978 12:00AM