High-Tech Warning System Among Safety Features for 100+ MPH TrainsTrains expected to start running along upgraded STL-to-CHI rails before 2018.
High-Speed Rail Station Proposed in East St. LouisThe Illinois Transportation Department is looking to expand high-speed rail traffic from Chicago to St. Louis and is considering building one of the new stations in East St. Louis.
Group Continues Its Push For High-Speed Rail In Midwest"You can make a reasonable business trip to another city and get home before the kids go to bed," Rick Harnish explains.
High-Speed Rail Funding CutDespite Congress leaving Amtrak out of the transportation program progress continues on high-speed rail.
Illinois Gets $186 Million for High-Speed RailIllinois will receive $186 million to extend its high-speed rail project to Joliet, about 40 miles southwest of Chicago.
Missouri Missed Out on Rejected Transportation FundsNixon had sought a $1 million of that money for a high speed rail line between St. Louis and Kansas City.
More $$$ for Chicago to St. Louis High-Speed Trains Another $404 million will go to expand high-speed rail service in the Midwest.
Mark Reardon Show - Monday, April 18th
Lawmakers Deal Setback to High-Speed Rail PlanThe House Budget Committee rejected an attempt to insert the rail money into a state budget bill.
UPDATE: High Speed Rail ... 96 miles of tracks and a quarter-million railroad ties are being installed...
Charlie Brennan - Wednesday, March 30thTrue or false? All French wine comes from Missouri vines. Charlie talks with Joe Pollack, who explains. Charlie also talks about high speed rail from STL to Kansas City, and about how a corporation like G.E. went tax-free last year.
Missouri Seeks Passed Up High-Speed Rail FundsNow that Florida has turned down $2.4 billion in federal funding for high-speed rail service, Missouri is among the states going after that money.