HARRY REID NEWS RELEASE
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Senator Harry Reid met Thursday with Mark Bassett, executive director of the Nevada Northern Railway, to discuss developments of short line railroads in Nevada and the success of the Freight Rail.
“Rail transportation is essential to Nevada’s economy, and I am committed to ensuring that we develop this important infrastructure,” said Reid. “I enjoyed discussing the Northern Nevada Railway’s operations and its importance to Ely. Tax credits for infrastructure maintenance ensure that railroads like the Northern Nevada Railway can invest in their rail lines and grow in the future.”