Forums scheduled on rail service

LANSING — Michigan state Sen. Ed McBroom and Wisconsin state Sen. Tom Tiffany announced they are hosting two public meetings in Michigan and Wisconsin on the state of rail service in the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin.

The public forums will allow residents to voice their concerns about rail service in Northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Meeting will be held:

– Monday, Aug. 26 , from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. EDT at the Marquette Township Hall, 1000 Commerce Drive, Marquette – Tuesday, Aug. 27, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Rhinelander High School Auditorium, 665 Coolidge Ave., Rhinelander, Wis.

Individuals wishing to testify or who have questions about the events should contact the senators’ offices.

For Sen. McBroom, call 517-373-7840 or email SenEMcBroom@senate.michigan.gov. For Sen. Tiffany, call 608-266-2509 or email Sen.Tiffany@legis.wi.gov.