Economic Development


The Economic Development section is focused on enhancing rail business through the expansion and location of new railway and customer facilities.



Courtney Dunbar
Economic Development Leader
Olsson Associates

Vice Chair

Jeff Jones
Project Manager
Bartlett & West, Inc.


Jacob Thomas
Director Economic Development
Union Pacific Railroad

Newsletter Features

December 2017 - The Portageville High Bridge Replacement Project

January 2017 - Winning Warehouse & Distribution Center Projects with Data

February 2016 - Ports and Railroads: Comparisons Illuminate a Winning Partnership

March 2014 - Economic and Industrial Development Along the Railroad