Officials look at faster Amtrak service through St. Louis-Alton bottleneck
(Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October 28, 2013)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. ó Illinois transportation officials have launched a detailed study on how to increase train speeds between St. Louis and Alton, where a new station is to be built. It can take an hour to get about 25 miles between the stations, with trains sometimes slowing to a stop.
Full story: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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