Member Day in Springfield
Join us for our upcoming Member Day in Springfield! This year we are joining the Transportation for Illinois Coalition (TFIC) on their lobby day to have a unified voice in advocating for transportation funding. Members who attend will have the opportunity to meet with their representatives directly and let them know how important passenger rail is to Illinois and its residents. Details are below:
Cost: This event is free. Attendees are responsible for transportation to and from Springfield.
7:00 am - Amtrak departs from Chicago
11:00 am - Lunch and introduction with TFIC @ Inn at 835 (835 S. 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62704)
12:00 pm to 4:30 pm - Legislative visits at the Capitol
5:00 pm - Legislative reception @ Inn at 835**
7:32 pm - Amtrak departs from Springfield
**Evening reception is optional--attendees can take the 4:56 pm train back to Chicago if they would like to get back earlier.
Please call our office at 773-334-6758 with any questions.