Comments on:

110 mph service starts on Chicago-St. Louis route

Back to the article » |
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — After a test phase, Amtrak is whisking rail passengers at a new top speed of 110 mph over a short section of its route between Chicago and St. Louis in a step forward for the Midwest high-speed rail program, officials said Thursday. Trains accelerate to the higher speed over a 15-mile segment between the central cities of Dwight and Pontiac in an upgrade that Amtrak and...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.