Amtrak Coming Back to the Gulf Coast?

July 22, 2015

Could a passenger rail service be on its way back to the Coast? Biloxi Mayor Andrew ‘FoFo’ Gilich hopes so.
For months now, Coast leaders have been rallying to revive a passenger rail service in our area. And now Mayor Gilich is on board. The Coast hasn’t seen passenger rail service since Katrina. The Biloxi mayor presented the idea to the Council saying the train could bring more tourism to the city and would be a way to travel into the Gulf Coast and enjoy the scenery the city has to offer.

 

Read and hear the full story from reporter Shelby Myers of WXXV 25 by clicking here.

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