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Union Pacific honors rail history

10/12/2012

Special to The Hays Daily News

Hays and Ellis have been awarded a membership in Union Pacific's Train Town USA Registry as part of the railroad's year-long 150th anniversary celebration.

Representatives from Union Pacific will present officials from the city of Hays and the Hays Area Chamber of Commerce with a Train Town USA resolution and signs. The presentation will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Union Pacific Park. The presentation in Ellis is scheduled for 9 a.m.. Wednesday at City Hall.

More on Union Pacific's history can be seen at www.up150.com.