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Henderson County News

'Everybody wins' with Swamp Rabbit rail-trail

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TRAVELERS REST, S.C. — On Monday night, the Transylvania County Commission raised a question about the planned Ecusta Trail’s potential “negative impact on existing manufacturing employers or businesses.”   Read Story »

Tags: Ecusta Trail | rail to trail | railbanking | Swamp Rabbit Trail

Brevard News

Company's application reports no objection so far to railbanking

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Bradon J. Smith, a Chicago-based attorney, paid a $4,600 fee via and formally launched the process on Wednesday that barring unexpected roadblocks should lead to federal regulators' approval of Blue Ridge Southern Railroad's request to railbank the 19-mile Hendersonville-to-Brevard corridor for the Ecusta Trail.   Read Story »

Tags: Ecusta Trail | Watco Transportation Services | Blue Ridge Southern Railroad | railbanking

Brevard News

Railroad begins process to abandon corridor for Ecusta Trail

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Blue Ridge Southern Railroad plans to file a notice with federal authorities that will lead to the abandonment of the 19.1-mile stretch of tracks that would become the Ecusta Trail, according to a legal notice.   Read Story »

Tags: Ecusta Trail | rail to trail | railbanking