Monday, 27 June 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Monday
Low  66°
High 92°
Tuesday
Low  67°
High 90°
Wednesday
Low  68°
High 95°
Thursday
Low  65°
High 90°
Friday
Low  63°
High 83°
Saturday
Low  66°
High 89°
Sunday
Low  68°
High 94°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 85°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Repairs to Cimarron Valley Railroad to Begin
11/06/2009

A partnership between the state and

private groups will bring much-needed repairs to the short-line

Cimarron Valley Railroad.

The railroad has been vital to moving crops from Kansas for

export to Mexico for 13 years.

Now a joint effort between the Kansas Department of

Transportation, the Port Authority of the Southwest and the

Cimarron Valley Railroad will bring repairs to the track.

John Maddox, of the Kansas Department of Transportation, says

the $15 million project will include new cross ties and new

ballast, and other track components. Each entity will contribute $5

million to the effort.

The rail line spans 294 miles with interchanges in Boise City,

Okla. and Dodge City, Kan. It hauls about 10,000 carloads per year.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Amtrak Passengers Join Lawsuit In Derailment Case
Liberal Inn Fire Arson, Man In Custody
Bee Jays Break Through in Blowout Win  
USD 480 Classified Staff and Administrators Receive Raise
Suspicious Grass Fire In Guymon
Syracuse Man Killed In Accident
House Fire In Guymon
Supreme Court Orders Explanation of Haskell County Vacancy
KS Sen. Candidate To Hold Meet and Greet
KS Senate Committee Approves Education Funding Plan
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
All City and County Offices Will Be Closed
Kiwanis Offer Georgia Peaches
Bethany Salvages Final Game in Extra Innings
Rattlers Win Garden City Tournament
Syracuse Man Killed In Accident
Liberal Edges Bethany  
A Six Run Seventh Boosts Bee Jays  
Dodge City Dominates Bee Jays
KS Senate Committee Approves Education Funding Plan
House Fire In Guymon
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group