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Continued: July 26: Minnesota crossed by 50 oil trains a week

  • Article by: DAVID SHAFFER , Star Tribune
  • Last update: September 18, 2014 - 9:28 PM

Hornstein said that when it comes to oil trains, both the state and federal government need to increase oversight of railroads, including requiring disclosure of more precise routes and times to local officials.

But he said the release of the county-by-county data is a positive development.

“I think it should be taken a step further,” he said.

David Shaffer • 612-673-7090 • @ShafferStrib

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