In November 1990, Amtrak operated a publicity special through Indiana and Ohio to promote the upcoming reroutes of its Broadway Limited and Capitol Limited.
The new route of the Chicago-New York Broadway Limited included a stop in Akron so the publicity special stopped at Quaker Square where a large and enthusiastic crowd turned out to greet the train.
The November 2016 Akron Railroad Club eBulletin takes a look back at that cold and dreary day when Amtrak came to Akron.
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