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Metra planning $2.6 billion of improvements over 5 years

(Source: Daily Herald, October 8, 2019)

CHICAGO A comfy resting spot, an on-time train and somewhere to keep warm in winter? For Metra riders with low expectations it might sound too good to be true, but agency leaders on Tuesday promised nearly $2.6 billion in improvements, including new railcars, over five years.

Full story: Chicago Sun Times

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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