The controversy over the use of a thirty-mile rail line in the central Adirondacks got a lot more interesting in recent weeks. The railroad that has been storing empty tank cars on the line--to the consternation of state and local officials--now … [Read more...] about Should state buy the Tahawus rail line?
Four environmental groups and two Adirondack towns have written Governor Andrew Cuomo urging him to take immediate action to stop the storage of empty tank cars on a rail line between North Creek and Newcomb. In another development, Iowa Pacific … [Read more...] about Coalition Urges Cuomo To Stop Tank-Car Storage
More unused tank cars rolled up along the Hudson River on Monday to be stored on tracks north of North Creek—less than a week after Governor Andrew Cuomo said he was “100 percent” opposed to storing railcars in the Adirondacks. Alex … [Read more...] about More Tank Cars Roll Into Adirondack Park