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Railroad Sale Still Possible

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Railroad Sale Still Possible

The former D.M. & E. rail line through South Dakota may be sold, or it might not. Ed Greenberg, spokesman for C.P. Rail, the owners of the line says talks are still underway…

Greenberg says while talks with prospective buyers continue, C.P. has not made any final decisions to actually sell the line…

The line under discussion extends west from Tracy Minnesota through Brookings, Huron, Pierre, Rapid City and into Wyoming. Greenberg says there is no time line for completion of the sale…

Greenberg says they continue to do maintenance on the line as needed during the discussions.

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