Rail meeting changes location

Friday, December 03, 2010

Meeting on high-speed rail study scheduled for Madison - LOCATION CHANGE

Open house meeting to focus on passenger rail between Milwaukee and Twin Cities

The Minnesota and Wisconsin Departments of Transportation are announcing a change in location of the open house meeting for the Milwaukee to Twin Cities high-speed rail study.

The meeting is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, 2010. The open house will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4402 East Washington Avenue, Madison.

Attendees will have the opportunity to share thoughts on possible routes and environmental impacts for high-speed passenger rail between Milwaukee and the Twin Cities.

The Crowne Plaza is accessible to wheelchair. To request an interpreter for people who are deaf or hard of hearing, please contact the Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System (dial 711). Ask the communication assistant to contact Alyssa Macy of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation at (414) 220-6802.

For more information, contact:
Alyssa Macy, High Speed Rail Program
(414) 220-6802, alyssa.macy@dot.wi.gov