Local senator wants rail commission to look at more trains

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – One of Fort Wayne’s lawmakers wants Indiana to seriously take a look at more train service. Senator Dennis Kruse this month introduced a plan to create the Indiana Passenger Rail Commission which would study how to connect the state’s major cities by train.

Kruse said it would help the state to have a network of trains and he points to the South Shore Line that connects South Bend and Chicago as an example.

The idea has a long way to go before becoming a reality, and any train service has an even longer way to go before becoming a reality.

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