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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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Lincoln Service Trains 300, 301, 302 & 303 Texas Eagle Trains 21 and 22/322/422 Effective March 18 ‐ March 21, 2015
Attention Amtrak Passengers: Beginning March 18 through March 21, track work being performed by Union Pacific Railroad will affect Trains 300, 301, 302 and 303, as described more >

Public views transportation hub plans
ALTON — Residents and Alton officials Tuesday night packed City Council Chambers for their final chance to meet collectively with the Alton Regional Multi-Modal Transportation Center design team. The session began with the public informally talking more >

Amtrak Train Days to Celebrate Reasons to Ride
In 2015, America's Railroad® is launching Amtrak Train Days (ATD) to celebrate with local communities why trains matter and reasons to ride. Due to the past success of the "National Train Day", Amtrak is expanding its community program from multiple events on a single day to individual events more >

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