OXFORD, Ohio — The City of Oxford, along with Miami University have jointly committed $350,000 towards bringing an Amtrak stop to the city.
The $700,000 will go towards the design and construction of a platform at Chestnut Fields location at 909 South Main St.
The Oxford stop will be located on the Cardinal line, which travels from Chicago to Washington, D.C.
The approved stop will be a Category 4 Amtrak platform, which is an unmanned kiosk.
Currently, the city is negotiating vendors on design and cost estimates for the platform.