Why Should We Care About a Railroad Merger? 300,000 Reasons, to Start 

The Canadian Pacific, Kansas City railroad merger got the go ahead from the U.S. Surface Transportation Board today. These lines were primarily commuter lines, meaning they go through several communities, and the merger will affect 300,000 residents’ lives.  Rob Johnson, in for John Howell, is joined by Carie Anne Ergo, Chairperson of the Coalition to Stop CPKC and Village Administrator for Itasca.