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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 and Texas Eagle Train 21/321
Effective on Select Dates in November 2014 - Railroad track and signal upgrades being performed by Union Pacific Railroad will affect Lincoln Service trains between Chicago and Springfield. more >

Illinois High-Speed Rail Public Meetings October 28th and 30th
The Illinois Department of Transportation will host open house public meetings on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 and Thursday, October 30, 2014 concerning the Illinois High-Speed Rail Program -Logan, Macoupin and Sangamon County Grade Crossings. more >

IDOT plans information meetings in Raymond, Lincoln about rail-crossing work
Two more in a series of information meetings on local high-speed rail construction have been scheduled next week The meetings Tuesday in Raymond and Thursday in Lincoln, said an announcement Friday from the Illinois Department of Transportation, more >

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