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Reviews list risks, concerns with Nyssa rail project

State officials have listed “concerns and risks” they have about sending $26 million to Malheur County for the rail shipping project in Nyssa.

Here are excerpts about those concerns contained in those reviews, which will be considered by the Oregon Transportation Commission at its meeting on Thursday, Feb. 21.

The Tioga Group

This is a consulting firm hired by the state Transportation Department to review the Nyssa rail project. The group reported Jan. 7.

“Tioga believes the onion market share estimates used as a basis for . . .