© 2022 WLRN
MIAMI | SOUTH FLORIDA
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Tri-Rail director Steven Abrams to resign amid Miami station dispute

tri-rail.jpg
The South Florida Sun Sentinel
/

Steven Abrams, the executive director of the Tri-Rail commuter rail system, declared his intent to resign on Friday after clashing with the board of directors over troubles related to construction defects that delayed the line’s ability to use Brightline’s station in Miami.

“It was a great run for me as the director,” Abrams told the South Florida Sun Sentinel in a telephone interview after he made his announcement at a board meeting.

But he had his share of issues over construction defects at the MiamiCentral station, which is the main South Florida terminal for Brightline, the high-speed passenger railroad.

Read more from our news partner at The South Florida Sun-Sentinel.