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      09-09-2019, 07:23 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by glennQNYC View Post
As evidence, I anecdotally point to all the Bergen County (read: wealthy) towns in NJ that stymie just an EXTENSION of a LIGHT RAIL line through their communities.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nort...rridor_Project

What would a high speed train passing though several times a day do to your community? Sounds horrible. People will fight this like your trying to steal their children.
I've heard that running a single diesel locomotive up the electrified NJ Transit Boonton branch results in all kinds of complaints in Trenton about the noise and smelly pollution.....
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