2010 Construction

Construction Location

TRT Construction Location Map

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Additional construction will include 24 miles of new second trackage, bridge replacement and rehabilitation, drainage improvements, further improvements to highway/rail grade crossings, signal improvements, and other work.  Infrastructure to allow for 110 mph operation is expected to be in place by 2017.

Fast Facts:

  • Temporary service changes will be posted at stations and will be displayed as part of the booking process on www.amtrak.com
  • TRT construction for 2012 is complete. Work in 2012 was concentrated between Wann and Godfrey and from Pontiac to Joliet.


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