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Marion County Recreational Railroad gets $175,000 grant

 

The Marion County Recreational Railroad is getting another facelift thanks to a $175,000 grant from MDOT.

The weekend train sensation received the grant to help build a new loading dock, refurbish some bridges, and have rail crossings remarked, signed and striped.  The recreational railroad brings in folks of all ages from all over the Pinebelt.  The rail runs on the first Saturday of each month at 10, 11:30, and 1pm. The train is available for private parties, but is booked up every Saturday except the first Saturdays for birthday parties. For more information call 601-408-7544.

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