Becky Pierson, Host
May 08, 2019
Amy Mcbeth, Public Affairs, BNSF Railway Company
Becky Pierson, Host

Wayzata’s history is linked with James J Hill’s railroad. Today, BNSF Railway continues to be a big part of our community. Learn more about BNSF’s operations and how it leverages cutting edge technology to improve safety. This is your chance to ask questions and connect with local railroad contacts.

BNSF Railway is one of North America’s leading freight transportation companies. BNSF operates approximately 32,500 route miles of track in 28 states and also operates in three Canadian provinces. BNSF is one of the top transporters of consumer goods, grain and agricultural products, low-sulfur coal, and industrial goods such as petroleum, chemicals, housing materials, food and beverages. BNSF’s shipments help feed, clothe, supply, and power American homes and businesses every day. BNSF and its employees have developed one of the most technologically advanced, and efficient railroads in the industry.