by Rockingham Racer
dgvrengineer wrote: ↑Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:42 pm I think at least in the near term, we would be better off concentrating on the current route. Having multiple frequencies on one route should generate more ridership and have lower overall costs than spreading the trains over several routes, at least as far as St. Paul to Chicago.Absolutely correct. Studies have shown that frequency--not speed--is the best builder of ridership. One has to look only at Illinois to bear out that.