January 21, 2015
A BNSF train travels south on the Emporia Subdivision railway that travels through central Shawnee.
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The city completed one of the final steps in silencing a train crossing that has caused headaches for many western Shawnee residents.
The city of Shawnee has taken a big step in an effort to silence train horn noise that citizens have been complaining about the entire year.
It's a long, challenging track for the city to find ways to appease residents in Shawnee who say train horn noise in their area has become a quality of life issue.
Residents around Shawnee have been dealing with train horn noise for years but now they are looking to reduce the high volume of horns affecting their quality of life.