More than $600,000 in state grants are expected to help create nearly 120 new Ohio jobs while improving rail access for industries in three communities, the Ohio Rail Development Commission announced.
BNSF Railway Co. plans to make a $2.99 billion capital investment in 2021, the company said.
Elizabeth, New Jersey, was an important crossing point for railroads. The New Jersey Rail Road extended its line to Elizabeth, first known as Elizabethtown, in 1835.
“The Terminus will be a good location for one tavern, a blacksmith shop, a grocery store, and nothing else.”