US DOT approves $2.5B in bonds for Brightline West rail project

30 January 2024
GPS World

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The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has approved $2.5 billion worth of bonds to help fund the Brightline West high-speed rail project connecting Las Vegas, Nevada, and Southern California.

Brightline West is expected to break ground in early 2024.

The DOT previously approved private activity bonds of $1 billion for the project in 2020.