Illinois Governor Quinn held a press conference today at Chicago Union Station to announce that Amtrak will be renovating Chicago Union Station.
The work will include:
The Midwest High Speed Rail Association has been advocating for a similar set of improvements for several years. We applaud Amtrak for taking these steps to improve this critical component of the Nation's transportation network.
Though the website has not been updated to reflect today's announcements, you can read a background on the issue at DowntownAirport.com