Yes. The Rail Revolving Loan and Grant Program provides funding for projects to improve rail facilities that will spur economic development and job growth and preserve and improve the rail transportation system.
Yes. Projects to repair, rebuild or improve railroad tracks are eligible to apply for funding through the Rail Revolving Loan and Grant Program.
The current Rail System Plan developed as part of Iowa in Motion was adopted by the Iowa Transportation Commission on February 8, 2000. The 2000 Rail System Plan is available on line or you can e-mail Craig O'Riley or call 515-239-1669 to get a copy. An updated rail system plan is currently in progress.