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Goldsboro rail station announced

By Greg Sousa
Published in News on August 17, 2007 1:46 PM

Union Station Press Conference, Mayor Al King

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Goldsboro Mayor Al King speaks during a press conference annoucing the return of a passenger rail station to Goldsboro. The N.C. Department of Transportation has purchased Union Station and is partnering with the city to restore the historic structure as a multimodal transportation facility. Also in photo are, from left to right: Patrick Simmons, NCDOT rail director; Tom Betts, Board of Transportation member; and Miriam Perry, NCDOT public transportation director.

For more information see The trains are coming back to Goldsboro.