Munster/Dyer Main Street
General information
Coordinates41°31′22″N 87°31′05″W / 41.522680°N 87.518028°W / 41.522680; -87.518028Coordinates: 41°31′22″N 87°31′05″W / 41.522680°N 87.518028°W / 41.522680; -87.518028
Owned byNICTD
Line(s)NICTD West Lake Corridor
CSX Monon Subdivision
Tracks1 NICTD
1 CSX
Construction
Disabled accessYes
History
Opening2025
ElectrifiedYes (1500 V DC)
Services
Preceding station NICTD Following station
Munster Ridge Road West Lake Corridor Terminus

Munster/Dyer Main Street is a planned South Shore Line rail station located at the foot of Main Street on the border Munster and Dyer, Indiana.[1] The station will be constructed adjacent to the CSX Monon Subdivision, but will utilize new tracks.[2] Intended to serve as the southern terminus of the West Lake Corridor,[2][3][4] it is expected to open to revenue service in 2025.[1] Dyer Amtrak station is located about 12 mile (0.8 km) to the south.

References

  1. ^ a b "Holcomb announces construction to begin on the West Lake Corridor Project". The Crusader. 31 October 2020. Retrieved 1 November 2020.
  2. ^ a b Steele, Andrew (28 October 2020). "WATCH NOW: 8-mile rail line from Hammond to Dyer is on way". The Times of Northwest Indiana. Retrieved 1 November 2020.
  3. ^ Simón, Marisol R.; Noland, Michael; Federal Transit Administration; USDoT; US Army Corps of Engineers (2 December 2016). West Lake Corridor Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Chapter 2: Alternatives Considered) (pdf) (Report). NICTD. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Chapter 2 Alternatives Considered" (PDF). NICTD. Retrieved 18 July 2020.