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Senators Question All Aboard Florida Expansion to Tampa, Jacksonville

Oct 14, 2013
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Before backers of the $1.5 billion private venture by the subsidiary of Coral Gables-based Florida East Coast Industries expand to other east coast communities, and at more distant points across the state, they want to know they’ll have a chance to recoup their investment before adding stops. That didn’t prevent members of the Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee this week from expressing a desire for the private venture to start making plans to expand the service west to Tampa and north to Daytona Beach and Jacksonville.

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Jim Turner, The News Service of Florida All Aboard Florida won't stop along the Treasure or Space coasts when passenger service starts to speed between Miami and Orlando in late 2015.

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