Monday, October 21, 2019

Recession Gets Rail In Kansas City

Train track cutbacks threaten Kansas City workers as another sign of economic decline hurts one of this town's most important industries. Take a look:

Neff Yard in Northeast KC is shutting down. Is the rail industry in trouble?

KANSAS CITY, Mo . -- At least 200 people will lose their jobs after Union Pacific announced they will transfer operations away from Neff Yard in Northeast Kansas City.For decades, the yard was busy and booming. Lately, though, it has been bustling a little bit less.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

The rail industry's troubles are self inflicted, not recession driven.

Anonymous said...

^^and yet they are. Weird.