environmental impact

High-speed rail
10:19 am
Tue July 31, 2012

Hearings set for Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail study

A series of five public hearings will be held this month to seek comment on the draft Environmental Impact Statement for high-speed rail from Chicago to St. Louis.

Alternatives for accommodating higher speeds and additional round trips were narrowed down based on criteria that included residential and commercial impacts, travel time reductions, safety and environmental impacts.

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