Tag: BNSF intermodal

City asked to participate in freight district study

Danedri Thompson [email protected] The Kansas Department of Transportation will ask the city of Gardner to sign on to a study to create a freight district in southwest Johnson County. Participating in the plan would cost...

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Gardner Police Dept. investigating copper theft

Mark Taylor [email protected] Gardner police are investigating the theft of more than $2,500 in copper cable from a BNSF intermodal track construction site. Ilena Spalding, spokesperson for the police department, said...

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Where’s Mildale Farm?

Work is underway on a 900 foot long wall to separate BNSF’s intermodal tracks from Mildale Farm, a two-story event facility owned by Johnson County. The county requested that BNSF construct the wall along with the nearby...

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Edgerton awaits Demdaco decision

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Edgerton is still on Demdaco’s list, according to city officials. Demdaco, a figurine importer, announced its plans to lease or build a new warehouse somewhere in the Kansas City metro...

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