Trenton, MO

Trenton city Council Member Jake Black, and Ben Joes, UP director - Public Affairs.

Trenton city Council Member Jake Black, and Ben Joes, UP director - Public Affairs.

The main line was built through Trenton by the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad (Rock Island) in 1871. A second main line track was constructed in 1919.  The Chicago & North Western acquired the line from the Rock Island in 1983. Union Pacific merged with the C&NW in 1995.