A passenger train hasn’t been seen in Madison since 1961, when the last North Western Railway train left for the city for Chicago. In more recent history, a high-speed rail […]
It has been 51 years since passenger rail services operated in Madison, but a study by the City of Madison is trying to change that. And at a meeting this Wednesday, the City hopes to hear input from residents.
WORT 89.9FM Madison · Madison Tries Yet Again For Passenger Rail Until 1952, rail passengers could travel to and from Madison, Wisconsin from not one, but three rail stations, served […]
Taking the train into Chicago can be fun, but if you live in the Madison area you currently have to do a bit of a two step to reach the […]
WORT 89.9FM Madison · TRAINS Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway is predicting a Madison-Milwaukee rail line within the next five years. She told the Milwaukee Business Journal last week that, while […]
After a record financial year in 2019, this year was set to be the first time in its nearly half-century history that Amtrak turned a profit. Instead, due to pandemic-induced financial […]