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Welcome to the Illinois High-Speed and Intercity Passenger Rail website. This site has been created to facilitate public input and provide information about the process and schedule. We invite you to explore the site regarding these studies.

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  • This video has been developed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) to provide a broad overview of the Track Renewal Train (TRT) construction process. Some of the content within this video may not apply to the Illinois High-Speed Rail Construction.

 

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Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle Service Changes between St. Louis and Chicago- Sunday, May 17, 2015
Track and signal upgrades being performed by Union Pacific Railroad will affect the Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle on May 17. more >

High Speed Rail Meeting in Riverbend
The Illinois Department of Transportation will hold a series of listening sessions on the topic of high-speed rail beginning this week. The sessions will be held around the state starting today in Champaign. There will be sessions next week in Godfrey and Collinsville on May 5. more >

Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle Service Changes between St. Louis and Chicago - April 17 through April 20, 2015
Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle Service Changes between St. Louis and Chicago, April 17 through April 20, 2015. Track and signal upgrades being performed by Union Pacific Railroad, will affect Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle from April 17 through April 20. more >

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