MED Improvements

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MED Improvements

Agency
Metra
Asset Category
Electrical, Signal, & Comms
Mode
Rail
2022 Funding
$500,000
2022-2026 Funding
$12,000,000
PMO

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Project Description

This project consists of the upgrade of the Metra Electric track and structure in conjunction with the increased service planned for the Northern Indiana Commuter Railroad District (NICTD) and its Federally assisted New Start project for the South Shore Line. This project will install, upgrade and/or realign tracks, install signals, turnouts, and associated catenaries, extend and construct new storage tracks, and construct and install new platforms. Metra funds are to be fully reimbursed in accordance with a Fixed Facility Agreement with NICTD.