End Of The Line For Wilson Train?
End of the line for Wilson train?
By Drew C. WilsonTimes Staff Writer
The Palmetto line, one of Wilson’s two daily Amtrak train services, could be eliminated if a proposal by the Trump administration goes through, according to a rail passenger advocacy group.“If this budget proposal goes through, it will shut down,” said Sean Jeans-Gail, vice president of government affairs and policy for the National Association of Railroad Passengers. “The Department of Transportation, following the direction of the president, has said ‘We want to eliminate this train’ and so we have to take it very seriously.”“The administration’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal to reduce …