Aug 152010

6:30-9 p.m., Thursday, August 26
Our Savior Lutheran Church – 1500 Glenwood Ave.

Open house / Informational session: ca. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Presentations: ca. 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Discussion and Voting: ca. 8:15-9:30 p.m.
Sessions’ duration are estimated.

Southeast High Speed Rail (SEHSR) is proposing to construct a High Speed Rail from Richmond to Raleigh.

One of three proposed routing alternatives in the Downtown Raleigh area includes the construction of additional rail lines adjacent to the Historic Glenwood-Brooklyn Neighborhood.

Ballots to vote on a neighborhood position were delivered door-to-door throughout the neighborhood, and a fillable version is available here, ballots must be returned via e-mail to  or by drop off to 605 Adams Street no later than 7 p.m., August 24.

Raleigh City Council will hold a public hearing beginning at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug 31, in the council chamber of the Avery C. Upchurch Government Complex, 222 W. Hargett St. Comments are being accepted until Aug 27 at 

NC DOT will receive comments on the plans until August 30 via, and specifically on this form.

Following is additional Information. Resources are in PDF files, which will open in a new browser tab or window.

A web site created by neighbors in Five Points:

One Neighbors’ Analysis and Proposed Action

Raleigh Bicycyle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Position Statement & Resources

A Discussion of Emminent Domain Issues Associated with Californian High Speed Rail

An Example of Diminished Property Values Excerpted from a Study on One Atlanta MARTA Line

Comparison of NC1, NC2 and NC3 Routing Options Impact*
*Source: NC Dept of Transportation (NC DOT)

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