"Cars have changed. Trucks are getting bigger and they carry heavier loads. All those things create a safety factor that has got to be addressed," he says.
"Smith and Gregg have the highest fatality rate of I-20," the judge says, "and there's a lot of reasons for that, a lot of choke points."
"If nothing else, write it down on a piece of paper, or email us. Our address is pretty easy - greggcounty.com - you'll find us."
"You've got so much land on either side of I-20 you've got to account for if that rail ever does take place and if there is a way to put it in place, to make sure you take that into consideration," Stoudt says.