Chicago to Council Bluffs-Omaha Regional Passenger Rail System Planning Study


In-person public hearings were conducted on Dec. 11, 12 and 13, along with an online, self-directed meeting.

Information presented at the open house public hearing included a summary of the Tier 1 Draft EIS, including the project’s purpose and need, all reasonable alternatives, the affected environment, and the potential environmental impacts of the alternatives considered. The basis for recommendation of the preferred route alternative was also presented.

View public hearing materials.