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Illinois DOT, Amtrak planning late 2015 start for passenger train to Rockford

(Source: Rockford Register Star, August 10, 2014)

ROCKFORD, Ill. When Gov. Pat Quinn showed up April 10 at Davis Park to make an announcement about rail service, no one knew quite what it would be. But its a fair statement to say he surprised practically everyone when he said he would devote $223 million in capital funding to the restoration of passenger trains between Rockford and Chicago by late 2015.

Full story: Rockford Register Star

Monday, August 11, 2014

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