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Amtrak train passing a farm

The Market and the Math to Make Passenger Rail Work

The Twin Cities region sits at the edge of the populous¬†eastern third of the United States. There aren’t big million-plus metropolitan areas for long distances to the west, so when looking at plans for passenger rail expansion, there aren’t many obvious destinations. However, the lone intercity train to pass through Minnesota, the Empire Builder, is […]