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September 12, 2014
Shira Orlowek
The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee introduced the Passenger Rail Reform and Investment Act of 2014 yesterday. If passed, it would make several small changes and set suggested funding levels for the High-Speed and Intercity Rail Program.
September 10, 2014
Julius Parod

Few Midwesterners know they can take Metra to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. 

August 13, 2014
Julius Parod

August 08, 2014
Shira Orlowek
Have you had a chance to check out today’s article about high-speed rail in the New York Times? It’s been making the rounds on social media and generating a lot of buzz – for the wrong reasons.
August 05, 2014
Shira Orlowek
There is an exciting opportunity for you to participate in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s national town hall meeting this Wednesday August 6 from 1-2pm EDT!
July 14, 2014
Shira Orlowek
We had a great celebration of our CrossRail Chicago campaign, kicked off with an overview shared by Richard Harnish, Executive Director of the Midwest High Speed Rail Association. Thank you to everyone who came.
June 26, 2014
Shira Orlowek

The high-speed rail project from San Francisco to Los Angeles has faced a lot of challenges since California’s Governor Brown first proposed it.

June 25, 2014
Shira Orlowek

Chicago got some big news yesterday with the announcement that we’d won the bid for the George Lucas Museum. 

The museum will mean more tourists in our city. And more tourism means more travelers looking for fast, convenient and affordable ways to get around town. 

June 17, 2014
Shira Orlowek

It’s not everyday you are asked to weigh in on one of the most important planning processes in the entire region. 

June 12, 2014
Shira Orlowek

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is currently updating the Chicago to Detroit corridor to lengthen the 110 mph sections of track. To complement these upgrades, Michigan is considering purchasing high-performance Talgo trains designed to navigate both conventional freight and upgraded track.

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