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Proposed CSX cargo facility causing friction
Proposed CSX cargo facility causing friction

City and state officials are re-evaluating their approach to a proposed railroad cargo facility in Southwest Baltimore, acknowledging that their initial response to community concerns fell flat. The public backlash stalled the CSX Corp. project, which is nearly a year behind schedule, and created tension among local officials, who are collaborating on bringing a project considered critical to the port of Baltimore to fruition, according to interviews and internal email. "It's a difficult project. We're trying to [be] responsible and creative in trying to balance a whole host of issues. It's hard," said Leif Dormsjo, the state's deputy transportation...