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Amtrak Chicago Gateway Initiative Blue Ribbon Panel Suggests Solutions, including CREATE Projects

Fixing Chicago - Trains Magazine

Here's one bit of infrastructure we can't afford to neglect anymore


CREATE Program 75th Street Corridor Improvement Project Final Environmental Impact Statement and Record of Decision

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CREATE Supports International Trade

Final Feasibility Study

CREATE Project Status Summary

CREATE is a first-of-its-kind partnership between U.S. DOT, the State of Illinois, City of Chicago, Metra, Amtrak, and the nation's freight railroads. A project of national significance, CREATE will invest billions in critically needed improvements to increase the efficiency of the region's passenger and freight rail infrastructure and enhance the quality of life for Chicago-area residents.

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