NEWS BRIEF: New railway connection in the works between Atlanta and Dallas-Fort Worth

I-20 corridor a road map for rail service

Photo credit: Courtesy Amtrak
Plans by Amtrak to broaden its rail services in the South could result in a new route between Atlanta and Dallas-Fort Worth. Officials of the I-20 Corridor Council have been working to establish an east-west long-distance passenger rail connection between the two cities. The group’s chairman Richard Anderson said in a statement, "We look forward to continued progress in this regard as we continue to work toward making the I-20 Corridor long-distance passenger rail connection a reality for the great benefit of our Southern region and nation." mysanantonio.com