Did you know Tucson has a port? It's a domestic railyard port, but shippers are planning to expand it to an international port that could help Tucson's economy pick up steam.
Trains roll in and out of Tucson every day - many of those trains are hauling cargo heading for the Port of Tucson on south Kolb Road near Interstate 10.
The Port of Tucson mostly handles domestic loads traveling west from Chicago, but there are new plans to expand the Port and make more global. Continued