Right now we’re enjoying a nice 29°c in Knoxville
Head up north to Chicago and that’s another story. It’s so cold in the Windy City that crews had to set fire to commuter rail tracks to keep the trains moving smoothly.
— ABC News (@ABC) January 30, 2019
There are over 140,000 miles of privately-owned standard-gauge rail in the United States, vital to the transportation of billions of tons of freight and people. Hey it works and keeps everything moving, do it!