Sunday Train: The Cross-Rail Chicago Project and Midwest HSR

Nov 4, 2013 Full story: Daily Kos

The Midwest HSR Association has long been a Chicago-Centric organization, which is fitting because for many of the urban areas in the nine states that are members of the "Midwest Regional Rail Initiative" intercity rail planning organization, Chicago is included among their top three to five intercity travel destinations.

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hey Black Nappy

Columbus, OH

#1 Nov 4, 2013
No need to rapidly transport groids from Chicongo to points outbound. They damn sure don't need to get to work in a hurry. Just look at what happened to all of the rebuilding work in New Orleans after Katrina. Case closed.
They cannot kill a Spook

United States

#2 Nov 4, 2013
hey Black Nappy wrote:
No need to rapidly transport groids from Chicongo to points outbound. They damn sure don't need to get to work in a hurry. Just look at what happened to all of the rebuilding work in New Orleans after Katrina. Case closed.
It would be nice to transport them from the Linden area to chicongo rapidly. But a cargo plane would work
BruceMcF

Kent, OH

#3 Nov 5, 2013
hey Black Nappy wrote:
No need to rapidly transport groids from Chicongo to points outbound. They damn sure don't need to get to work in a hurry. Just look at what happened to all of the rebuilding work in New Orleans after Katrina. Case closed.
So, basically, you are against it because it would improve both freight rail access through Chicago and offer faster express commuter trains into Chicago?

A lot of people would look on one, the other or both as good things.

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