Media Kit » Try RailPrime™ Today! »
Progressive Railroading
Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

View Current Digital Issue »


Rail News Home High-Speed Rail


Rail News: High-Speed Rail

Illinois DOT to host meeting on Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail project


The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will host a public meeting for the Illinois high-speed rail Chicago-to-St. Louis project on Thursday in Raymond, Ill.

IDOT officials will present information on the environmental assessment for the Girard Siding, which is located along a Union Pacific Railroad line from Virden, Ill., at the north to Nilwood, Ill, at the south, IDOT officials said in a press release.

In addition, information will be presented about construction planned for this summer along a UP route from Thayer to Carlinville, Ill.

Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 5/21/2013