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Trail now, rail later

Dear Editor:

Steve Smith, get over it. You know the tracks that were torn up were not suitable for a commuter train. A window of opportunity to sell the old rails was there, and it was correctly acted upon. Would it be better to let them moulder in the ground and not have this world-class trail from end to end in the valley? It has not ended real transit opportunities. Probably by the time a train makes economic sense, there will be better technology available anyway. In the meantime, we who are enjoying this facility, and the merchants that are profiting from valley visitors, would languish if we followed your thoughts.

Bob Lucas

Carbondale


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