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North Limit W 15th St
South Limit W 17th St.
East Limit S Dearborn St.
West Limit S. Clark Street
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Daily Trains Affected

68 Metra

Communities Benefited:

  • Chicago


Reduces the signal systems’ failure rate due to antiquated infrastructure. Increases reliability of train operations at key crossings throughout the region. Reduces Amtrak and Metra delay due to periodic signal failures, which require hand flagging of the interlocking.

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Scope of Work

Upgrading of signal systems at major at-grade railroad crossings.  May involve communication upgrades to enable remote operation.

Project Status

Phase I Not Started
Phase II Not Started
Phase III Not Started
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Project Location Map

Project outlines and locations shown above are approximations and do not necessarily represent final design and construction limits.