A Half Dozen Kentucky Rail Companies Awarded 2.5 Million in Grants

Transportation grants have been awarded to a half dozen railroad companies in Kentucky.  These grants will be utilized to fund multimodal freight transportation improvements. Norfolk Southern, CSX, Paducah and Louisville Railway, RJ Corman Railroad Group, Fredonia Valley Railroad, and Kentucky Railway Museum received the $2.5 million to fund projects in 10 counties. These grants will provide funding to eighty percent of the total project costs to maintain and improve public at-grade rail crossings. Companies will provide twenty percent f the funding themselves. his includes projects in three western Kentucky counties  Caldwell, Marshall and McCracken.

Fredonia Valley Railroad Caldwell $28,602.00

Fredonia Valley Railroad   Caldwell $28,302.00

Fredonia Valley Railroad Full Crossing Renewal Caldwell $28,302.00

 

Paducah and Louisville Railway Full Crossing Renewal Marshall $155,731.06

 

Paducah and Louisville Railway Full Crossing Renewal Marshall $84,169.61

 

Paducah and Louisville Railway Upgrade Signals/Lights McCracken $258,859.23

 

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