Vasquez Road in Winter Park will have Quiet Zone July 19 |

Vasquez Road in Winter Park will have Quiet Zone July 19

WINTER PARK – The acceptance of notice has been sent to the Federal Railroad Association by the town of Winter Park. The railroad quiet zone at Vasquez Road in Winter Park will have official designation as of July 19.

Even after the date is finalized, it may take some time before engineers know that it’s a quiet zone, according to town officials.

Winter Park submitted its application for quiet zone crossings in August 2009. Construction began in June 2010 and was completed in June.

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