NORMAL, Ill. (AP)–Illinois transportation officials say work on the infrastructure for high-speed rail in central Illinois has been delayed until spring.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The state of Illinois will spent $102 million to build a bridge over the Kankakee River along with other improvements as part of high-speed rail upgrades between Chicago and St. Louis.
CHICAGO (AP) — Train passengers will face delays on Amtrak’s busy St. Louis to Chicago route as it undergoes upgrades this summer and fall.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — East St. Louis’ mayor and the area’s clergy are making a pitch for an Amtrak station for the city as part of efforts to develop a high-speed Amtrak route between Chicago and St. Louis.
CHICAGO (AP) — Siemens will build 32 diesel-electric locomotives for high-speed rail projects in the Midwest and on the West Coast.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois county is weighing whether to commit $500,000 toward an East St. Louis station along an emerging high-speed Amtrak route.
The Belleville News-Democrat reports St. Clair County’s governing board is considering the investment.