The train car, number 306, was part of the Washington Idaho and Montana Railway for about 46 years from 1909 to 1955. It carried passengers, mail, and other items during its service. The owners spent almost the entire year of 2020 moving it to the location and restoring it.
There was news earlier in the day that Del Taco was acquired by Jack in the Box to the tune of about $575 million. That's a whole lot of tacos! Though we in Yakima are very familiar with Jack in the Box, Del Taco is another chain we don't have here in Yakima. Is it coming sometime in the future?