Autumn on Lake Audobon

Autumn on Lake Audobon
Autumn on Lake Audubon, Photo by Alison Kamat

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

LaHood may mediate Dulles rail fight, Washington Examiner, May 9, 2011

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood has joined the brouhaha over Dulles Metrorail funding, offering to meet with local officials contesting a $3.8 billion price tag.
  LaHood is the most recent in a line of influential voices to seek a solution to ballooning cost estimates for the rail line to Dulles International Airport and beyond, according to sources familiar with the matter. The project's price tag has soared from the original estimate of $2.5 billion (most recently at $5.8 billion with a mid-lot underground station at Dulles).

Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://washingtonexaminer.com/local/virginia/2011/05/lahood-may-mediate-dulles-rail-fight#ixzz1LzVmyfij

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