Starting today the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad will expand service to Saturdays and Sundays on weekends. Since mid January the railroad had operated only on Saturdays.
Service will expand to Friday, Saturday and Sunday in May when service also begins at intermediate stations at the Canal Education Center, Brecksville, Boston Mill, Indigo Lake, Botzum and Big Bend.
The new schedule has trains departing from Rockside Road station in Independence at 10 a.m. and 1:50 p.m. and arriving at 1:20 p.m. and 5:10 p.m.
Times are Peninsula are 10:45 a.m., 12:35 p.m., 2:40 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Arriving in Akron are at 11:30 a.m. and 3:25 p.m. while departures are at 11:45 a.m. and 3:40 p.m.