Despite questions being raised about the cost of high-speed trains as November elections near, Florida is moving forward with the first phase of its $2.6 billion rail project from Tampa to ­Orlando.

A “High Speed Rail Industry and Developer Forum” will be held Nov. 8-9 by the Florida Department of Transportation for interested groups and federal, state, and local officials. It will provide an overview and update of the project’s development, and also focus on rail stations and development opportunities surrounding them

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