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An illustration of the planned Newport Transit Station. (Submitted graphic)

Newport transit work gets approval on split vote; Weik cites concerns about odors, location

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The Newport Transit Station is finally moving head, though it wasn’t a unanimous vote that will get it to the construction phase.

Washington County Board Chairwoman Lisa Weik, of Woodbury, voted against a contract to start work on the station that will serve as a park and ride facility and possibly a stop along a future commuter rail line.


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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir is a reporter and photographer for the Woodbury Bulletin. Her coverage includes Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news.  Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.