More to the point, it's probably time for Jackson County to get out of the Rock Island game.
Take a look at ROCK ISLAND CONFRONTING ANOTHER YEAR OF DELAYS and nothing solid accomplished as the promises of rail and bike proponents have evaporated in the aftermath of the Former Jackson County Exec wire fraud guilty plea and his support for this development . . .
The drive through Rosebud, Mo., took me back to another era. To a similar small town that was a shell of its former self, as though time stood still on the day the railroad stopped running. It was in Buffalo Creek, Colo., where I met Katherine Ramus.