Boxcar Blues

Schwieterman, Joseph
May 2006
Planning;May2006, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the efforts of various communities to save the remnants of the freight railroads in the U.S. The district of North Judson in Indiana is making effort to retain the Chesapeake & Indiana Railroad from running. Municipal officials are alarmed by the deterioration of the freight network that is why the funding of almost two dozen state programs for subsidizing local freight service have been made. The value of a railway network remain an important part for the communities' industrial developments.


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