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KCS looking to hire conductors in Pittsburg

(Source: Television station KOAM, January 4, 2023) PITTSBURG, Kan. — Kansas City Sothern today hosted a hiring event at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Pittsburg. Officials with the company say they are trying to fill a number of conductor positions. Full...

KCS announces 2022 Holiday Express fundraising results

(Source: Kansas City Southern press release, December 19, 2022) KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Southern (KCS) announced today that the 22nd KCS Holiday Express program raised over $215,000 to benefit The Salvation Army in 20 communities in eight states where the KCS...

Second KCS U.S./Mexico border bridge getting closer

(Source: Railway Age, September 6, 2022) Construction is expected to start in October or November on a second Kansas City Southern international rail bridge at the U.S./Mexico border connecting the border cities of Laredo, Tex. and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Full story:...

KCS Holiday Express returns to the rails for 2022

(Source: Kansas City Southern press release, September 6, 2022) KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Southern (KCS) announced today the first return to the rails of the KCS Holiday Express train since the start of the pandemic in 2020. This year, the festive, six-car...