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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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Saluki Train 390, Illini Train 393 and Carl Sandburg Trains 381 & 382 Business Class Equipment Substitution
Effective February 2 - 28, 2015 - During the month of February, Business Class service will be offered for Trains 381, 382, 393 and 390 on substitute railcars. The Business Class seating will be provided in a bi-level Superliner car. more >

Walter Strawn Drive Closing Jan. 28 in Elwood
ELWOOD – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that Walter Strawn Drive at the Union Pacific Railroad tracks just west of Illinois 53 will be closed to traffic, weather permitting, on Wednesday, Jan. 28. more >

Walter Strawn Drive Closing Jan. 28 in Elwood
ELWOOD – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that Walter Strawn Drive at the Union Pacific Railroad tracks just west of Illinois 53 will be closed to traffic, weather permitting, on Wednesday, Jan. 28. more >

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