YOLO COUNTY NEWS
Bicyclists and cars wait at the train crossing at Eighth Street in this 2009 photo. A proposed new track would allow for the removal of train crossings in the city limits. Trains would be rerouted to a track along the Yolo Landfill and Conaway Ranch. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise file photo
Railroad cars sit on the tracks along Second Street, waiting to eventually reach their destination. A proposed new track would move the cars off Second Street and onto a line that would run near the Yolo Landfill and Conaway Ranch. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
Union Pacific workers ride an engine along Second Street near motorists and bicyclists. A proposed new track would move the cars off Second Street and onto a line that would run near the Yolo Landfill and Conaway Ranch. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
The Fremont Trestle which carries trains over the Yolo Bypass may be nearing the end of the line. The wooden structure suffers from age and abuse with each winter. A proposal for a new railroad line will take cars off the trestle. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
Debris is snagged all along the Fremont Trestle that spans the Yolo Bypass. The aging structure is bombarded by debris each winter as the bypass fills with water. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo

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