“Final Spike” Commemorates Merger Of Canadian Pacific, KC Southern
Canadian Pacific Kansas City CEO Keith Creel addresses attendees of a ceremony April 14th, 2023 commemorating the merger of the two railroads. Creel drove a platinum spike into a railroad tie to symbolically mark the merger at CPKC’s Knoche Yard in Kansas City, Mo., site of the company’s future U.S. Operations Center. (Kyle Hill, Alpha Ag Network)

The continent’s two smallest Class One railroads are now one, as their merger became official Friday.  Regional Radio’s Kyle Hill has this report from Kansas City.