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Amtrak Improvements Will Cut 2 Hours From Detroit Trip To The Windy City

Amtrak says the projects will cause some delays and modify schedules a bit … but the end result will be upgraded tracks and more reliable service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2013

Amtrak train - file photo. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amtrak Prepares To Start Track Improvements

More than 30 miles of new track will be installed in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013

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Semi Truck Collides With Amtrak Train Causing Delays, No Injuries

Officials in Washtenaw County are trying to figure out what caused a train and semi truck to collide in Ann Arbor Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2013

SUV On Railroad Tracks Stops Amtrak For 2 Hours

The man told police he swerved to miss a deer and drove through a field and swamp before trying to cross the tracks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2013

Man Dies After Being Hit By Amtrak Train

Authorities say a 52-year-old man has died after being struck by an Amtrak passenger train in West Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2013

Amtrak (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Amtrak Train Derails In Wash. State, No Injuries

Mud, trees and rocks hit an Amtrak passenger train traveling through Washington state Sunday morning, causing several cars to derail, according to a railway spokesman.

04/07/2013

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mich. Gearing Up For High-Speed Trains Expansion

The Michigan Department of Transportation and Amtrak are saying full speed ahead on expanding the state’s high-speed train service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2013

Amtrak train - file photo. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amtrak Train Hits Tractor In Michigan; No injuries

Officials say a Chicago-bound Amtrak train collided with a farm tractor in southern Michigan, delaying the train for 95 minutes while authorities investigated the crash.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

The Amtrak Station in Dearborn. (Credit: WWJ Pat Sweeting)

Amtrak Adds Chicago-Michigan Trains For Holiday Travel

Amtrak is adding more trains on its Chicago-Michigan route to accommodate increased demand during the busy travel period at the end of December.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

Construction beings on the Troy Transit Center(credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Troy Breaks Ground On New Transit Center

Let’s get on with business. That’s what the latest mayor of Troy is saying, following the recent recall election of Mayor Janice Daniels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012

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