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Planning Study resources

Community survey

  • Tell us what you think!
    Complete the Chicago to Council Bluffs-Omaha Regional Passenger Rail System Planning Study online survey.


Community tool kit

Notice of Intent and Availability

  • FRA is issuing this notice to advise the public that FRA with the Iowa Department of Transportation (Iowa DOT) will jointly prepare a Tier 1 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to evaluate potential passenger rail improvements for the Chicago, Illinois to Omaha, Nebraska regional passenger rail system in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA).

    Notice of Intent (PDF)
    Notice of availability of EIS (PDF)


Online meeting