Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Secures $3M In Matching Funds For Upgrades

(Photo: Courtesy of Steve Wilson)
<p>The Southwest Chief rail line, just east of Trinidad, Colo. The Sangre de Cristo mountain range looms in the distance.</p>

Members of New Mexico's congressional delegation have secured $3 million in matching funds to help complete safety upgrades and maintenance along the Southwest Chief train route.