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Palo Alto Weekly

Cover Story - September 26, 2008

Going underground

Community leaders propose putting Caltrain tracks deep underground. Is the idea visionary — or just plain crazy?

by Jocelyn Dong

The disruption happens more than 55 times a day along Alma Street: Bells clang, crossing-guard arms lower, and people and cars grind to a halt as hundreds of tons of locomotive steel approach.

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Weekly Managing Editor Jocelyn Dong can be e-mailed at jdong@paweekly.com. TALK ABOUT IT www.PaloAltoOnline.com To share your opinion about undergrounding the railroad, go to Town Square, the community online forum, at www.PaloAltoOnline.com.