Avard Rail Authority happy with numbers
July 13, 2017
Members of the Avard Regional Rail Park Authority met Tuesday evening at Northwest Technology Center to learn that June was a really good month financially. Income for the month was $82,000 with $80,000 of it from rail car charges when the Avard site was used to unload 60 miles of pipe.
Things will slow down in July. Todd Holder said only one train is scheduled to come in for Martin-Marietta.
The board made an offer to Venture Corporation to locate a more permanent hot asphalt facility in the rail park rather than the temporary facilities they construct near road projects. Typically, the fi...