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Potential Brightline Stop In Boca Raton Inches Forward

Sun Sentinel file
Brightline, which is rebranding itself as Virgin Trains USA, could be looking at adding a stop in Boca Raton, potentially in the downtown area, east of the city library and a few blocks west of Mizner Park.

People living in south Palm Beach County may one day be able to catch an express train to Miami in Boca Raton, saving them the drive to West Palm Beach or Fort Lauderdale.

That’s if Brightline officials choose Boca as the location for the train line’s next stop. Officials continue those talks this week.

The company, currently rebranding itself as Virgin Trains USA, has stations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. The company was looking at several South Florida cities for new stops last month.

Read more at the South Florida Sun Sentinel