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Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to (Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North stabilizes tracks along Hudson River

Metro-North is stabilizing an embankment long prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North's first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North is stabilizing an embankment long prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North is stabilizing an embankment long prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North's first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad conductor flagmen Mike Powell, or Cortlandt
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad conductor flagmen Mike Powell, or Cortlandt Manor, right, talks with Tim McCarthy, of Wappinger, above an embankment along the Hudson Highlands that contractors are working on stabilizing. (April 26, 2013)

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Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad and Kiewit Infrastructure leads a boat
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad and Kiewit Infrastructure leads a boat with news media to a barge where they work on stabilizing an embankment under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands, north of Peekskill. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in a scenic part of the river. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts, monitored by the equipment seen here, under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill. (April 26, 2013)

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Metro-North Railroad conductor flagmen Mike Powell, or Cortlandt
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad conductor flagmen Mike Powell, or Cortlandt Manor, left, and Tim McCarthy, of Wappinger, communicate between the MTA and the contractors working on stabilizing an embankment along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill. (April 26, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Metro-North Railroad is stabilizing an embankment long-prone to rock slides and washouts under a piece of track along the Hudson Highlands north of Peekskill, near Cortlandt. The work, Metro-North�s first major bank stabilization project along the Hudson River, is being done by a contractor from barges in the river. (April 26, 2013)

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