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High-speed rail study rolls on

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While construction on the Zip Rail line may be years away, progress has to start somewhere.

There were several meetings this week several to share information on a planning study, being done on the high-speed passenger rail project that could connect the Twin Cities and Rochester.


Minnesota Department of Transportation director Dan Krom said the goal of these meetings, and others that will be held later in the year, is to engage the public.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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