Brightline is building for stations in several downtown cities in Florida, including Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton and Palm Beach and Orlando. Photo: Skidmore Owings & Merrill
When the Brightline opens this summer, it will be the first train built in America in a century. The high-speed line is funded, built and operated by private capital. The $1.3 billion cost of phase one which includes tracks, bridges, stations and trains is not being funded by the taxpayers.