Metra gets $12 million in funding for improvements

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by Staff 42 Views Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) Chair of the House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials announced that Metra would receive $12 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation for improvements to the Milwaukee North Line. The funding will be used to upgrade interlockings on the line resulting in fewer delays, increased safety, and greater reliability for Metra and Amtrak passengers in the region.