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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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Seeking Bids for Multimodal Work
(WBGZ Radio/Alton Daily News) ALTON - The Alton City Council has approved the city to seek bids for work on the new Multimodal Transportation Center. The facility being built on Golf Road in Alton is expected to kick into high gear soon. more >

IL: Normal to Sell Land for High-Speed Rail Expansion
(Mass Transit) The town of Normal will sell an eighth of an acre in uptown, pending City Council approval Monday, that will clear the way for high-speed rail work to begin next year. more >

Prairie Materials ups production for rail project
( Votorantim Cimentos’ North American aggregates operation, Prairie Materials, was awarded the contract for construction of new railway sidings that required the company to increase production by more than a third. more >

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