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Patrick J. Quinn, Governor
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The Division of Public and Intermodal Transportation aims to enhance Illinois’ transportation network by providing technical assistance and financial resources to public transportation providers and rail operators. Our goal is to provide mobility options which support an interconnected transportation network that provides for the efficient movement of people and goods throughout the state.

The Division has oversight for the following program areas:

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Announcements and Updates

As part of a continued dedication to Governor Pat Quinn’s Illinois Jobs Now! capital program, which will create jobs, strengthen our transportation system, and support economic growth across Illinois, learn more about the multimodal transit facility being constructed in the City of Joliet, IL.

High Speed Passenger Rail Program

Illinois High Speed Passenger Rail Applications

Feasibility Studies

Bus and Paratransit Vehicle Program

CREATE Rail Freight Infrastructure Program

Rail Freight Grant / Loan Program

Planning and Technical Studies Program

Contact Information

For information regarding the High Speed Passenger Rail or Rail Freight Programs contact:
John Oimoen, Deputy Director of Rail

For information regarding Bus or Paratransit Vehicle Program contact:

David Spacek, Deputy Director of Transit

For information regarding Planning and Technical Studies contact:
Charles Abraham, Manager of Program Support

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Illinois Association of Regional Councils
Illinois Public Transportation Association
HSTP Information Management System and Federal Funding Information
110 MPH Regional Rail Program
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Regional Transportation Authority (RTA)
Rural Transit Assitance Center
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