Railroad enthusiasts put Silvis trainyards on track for new life

This restored train sits in Silvis’ Railway Park. CREDIT DAVE THOMPSON

An old train facility in Silvis is about to get new life. And that new life likely will include a railroad history museum, a facility for restoring and repairing old trains as well as the historic preservation of local railroad history. That’s the goal of a Minneapolis-based railroad heritage organization that recently purchased the National […]

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