Manzullo calls for Amtrak stop in McH...

Manzullo calls for Amtrak stop in McHenry

There are 10 comments on the WAND-TV Decatur story from Apr 24, 2010, titled Manzullo calls for Amtrak stop in McHenry. In it, WAND-TV Decatur reports that:

A Republican congressman wants Gov. Pat Quinn to designate a train stop in McHenry County as part of the state's plan to extend Amtrak service from Chicago to Dubuque, Iowa.

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Since: Dec 09

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#1 Apr 24, 2010
Chicago to/From Dubuque?
3 Hour commute, 8 wours work, 3 hours commute.
(On a good day.)
Here's an idea. Take the states money (our money) that you're going to waste on extending service to Iowa and spend it to lower taxes in Cook County - then maybe business will come back and you won't have to commute 6 hours/day.

Since: Dec 09

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#2 Apr 24, 2010
Wait! Better idea!
Spend the money to have Fermi Lab develop an instantaneous quantum teleportation device for humans.
That way we can all commute to China - were the F'ing jobs are.

Since: Mar 08

Genoa City, WI

#3 Apr 25, 2010
Can you imagine to boon to the local economy if there was a station in Marengo, and when passengers stepped off, they found a vibrant yet quaint historic downtown district?
herestheskinny

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#4 Apr 25, 2010
Where's the vibrant quaint LMAO historic downtown district at? The 4 closed buisnesses on the east side or the 5 closed on the west side?

Since: Mar 08

Plano, TX

#5 Apr 26, 2010
Yeah, 'Skinny, that was my point.
Heartland-Patrio t

Genoa City, WI

#6 Apr 26, 2010
LOL!!!!!!
Here for the specticle

United States

#7 Apr 27, 2010
LMAO the historic district...yeah all the businesses are historic alright...lololol Are we talking Marengo or a Norman Rockwell painting

Since: Mar 08

Plano, TX

#8 Apr 28, 2010

Since: Dec 09

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#9 Apr 28, 2010
Bradc314 wrote:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S arcasm
Hope this helps.
Wow! Thank you! It DID Help - A Lot!

Since: Mar 08

Plano, TX

#10 Apr 29, 2010
LOL

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