New debate is broiling as DART moves forward with a Cotton Belt rail transit project, which has been in DART plans since 1983.
A Dallas City Council Resolution posted for a vote Wednesday asks DART to construct sound walls and other noise mitigation measures for neighbors who are directly along the path between Plano and DFW Airport. It would come in return for cost savings from eliminating two proposed North Dallas Cotton Belt stations at Preston Road and Coit Road.
North Dallas City Council Member Lee Kleinman supports the resolution and the Cotton Belt line.
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