Executive Director Rick Harnish and Board Member Maurice Ball are visting Japan this week to celebrate the 50th anniversary of high-speed rail.
In September 2014, MDOT released a Draft Tier I EIS for the Chicago-Detroit/Pontiac Corridor. The goal of the project is to expand service in the corridor and reduce delays. The improvements will allow for expanded 110mph service and reduced congestion 50 miles south of Chicago.
Few Midwesterners know they can take Metra to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.
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.