STARVING THE REGIONAL RAIL NETWORK IN ILLINOIS.
Rick Harnish of the Midwest High Speed Rail Association suggests to legislators that Illinois investments in improved train speed and frequency are beginning to pay off. For all the good it did. Reports speak of future funding for the restoration of Rockford service, and the provision of a Quad Cities branch of the Way of the Zephyrs, as "frozen." Delay is the deadliest form of denial.