Train Town USA

Friday, 12-12-2013, Coal City and the Union Pacific Railroad had a ground breaking ceremony for the new Inland Logistics Port of Coal City. In addition, Coal City was named “TRAIN TOWN USA” by the UP, a title only given to 11 other communities in Illinois. The UP presented the local officials with a $15,000 grant to assist with the tornado relief and a commemorative coin celebration the 150 years of the Pacific Railway Act of 1862.


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