Federal Railroad Administration


Fri January 24, 2014

New Railroad Crossing Directs Train Horn At Cars, Not Residents

Senator Mark Udall, resident Diana Ayala and Congressman Ed Perlmutter at a new quiet zone crossing.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

A new type of railroad crossing, one touted as both an effective way to keep people safe and significantly reducing train noise, was unveiled Friday in Commerce City.

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Mon December 2, 2013

NoCo Leaders, Bennet Meet To Muffle Train Horns

Fort Collins Mayor Karen Weitkunat sits next to Loveland Mayor Cecil Gutierrez as U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet listens in.
Grace Hood KUNC

Train horn regulations were front-and-center Monday Dec. 2 in Fort Collins during a discussion between Northern Colorado leaders and Democratic Senator Michael Bennet.

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Wed June 19, 2013

FRA Indicates Flexibility On Train Horn Rule

Wikimedia Commons

Federal Railroad Administration leadership signaled an interest Wednesday in working with Colorado Democratic Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet to provide flexibility around train horn regulations.

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