The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) developed a comprehensive rail plan to provide policy, procedural, and system management guidance defining a new role for the department in rail system projects. Although, this plan was completed in early 2003, it is the most current data available.
= Portable Document Format document (pdf).
The documents created as part of the Rail System Plan include:
Task 1 - Public Involvement Plan (48 kb)
Task 2 - Rail System Inventory (1.1 mb)
Task 5 - Freight Forecasting ( Freight Movement Inventory and Future Demand Analysis) (3.7 mb)
Task 10 - Advance Planning Report (East-West Rail Connection - Alternative Alignments) (826 kb)