Amtrak's On-Time Performance in Carbondale
August 23, 2014
Caption: In response to record levels of rail delays, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) held a press conference to discuss Amtrak's on-time performance on Saturday, August 23rd in Carbondale, Illinois. The Chicago-Champaign-Carbondale route is now the most delayed train of its kind in the country. Durbin was joined by Mayor Don Monty, Southern Illinois University President Randy Dunn, two SIU students who take the train and representatives from Amtrak and the United Transportation Union.