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Birmingham, Ala.; would be economically feasible, according to a consultant's study for Georgia transportation
officials. Consultant HNTB presented the study's findings to Georgia's State Transportation Board on Wednesday, Morris News Service
reported. The study identified possible train stations in Griffin, Macon, Savannah and Brunswick on the route from
Atlanta to Jacksonville. A map of the route also includes a potential station at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta
International Airport south of downtown. Atlanta and Jacksonville are both planning downtown stations where passengers could switch
from the high-speed trains to local transit. Potential stations along the Atlanta to Louisville route include Cartersville and Dalton in Georgia;
Chattanooga, Murfreesboro and Nashville in Tennessee; and Bowling Green and Elizabethtown in Kentucky. In Alabama, the study identified a potential station in Anniston on the route from Atlanta to Birmingham. The feasibility study was the first
of many steps in setting...
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