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Arun Rao

Arun Rao, Passenger Rail manager, WisDOT.

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Funds Approved For Rail Line to Chicago

Funds Approved For Rail Line to Chicago

Budget committee approves $35 million to expand Hiawatha, but Illinois DOT still has proposal on hold.

Transportation: Illinois Kills Hiawatha Expansion
Transportation

Illinois Kills Hiawatha Expansion

Illinois governor kills $195 million plan to expand service between Milwaukee and Chicago.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Illinois Blocking Amtrak Expansion
Eyes on Milwaukee

Illinois Blocking Amtrak Expansion

Glenview, IL residents oppose plan to expand Hiawatha line from 7 to 10 round trips daily.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Plan Provides Amtrak Service for Foxconn
Eyes on Milwaukee

Plan Provides Amtrak Service for Foxconn

DOT has plan and Ald. Bauman pushes it, demanding Walker address it.

Plenty of Horne: Amtrak Rolls Out New Locomotives
Plenty of Horne

Amtrak Rolls Out New Locomotives

And new branding. And connecting trains in Chicago have increased their speed.

Comment period extended for Hiawatha Service improvement Environmental Assessment
Press Release

Comment period extended for Hiawatha Service improvement Environmental Assessment

The comment period has been extended to January 15, 2017.

All Aboard Wisconsin Supports Additional Chicago – Milwaukee Passenger Rail Service
Press Release

All Aboard Wisconsin Supports Additional Chicago – Milwaukee Passenger Rail Service

“All Aboard Wisconsin believes it is critical to voice its support for more frequent rail service between the two cities of Milwaukee and Chicago,” stated Nona Hill, President of AAW.

Public invited to provide input on Hiawatha service improvement proposals
Press Release

Public invited to provide input on Hiawatha service improvement proposals

Three daily round trips between Milwaukee and Chicago would be added