reporting mark: N/A
railroad class: Shortline Railroad
There are currently 7 Central Illinois Railroad radio scanner frequencies from Illinois in our database.
|161.4||Elk Grove Village|
|161.31||Elk Grove Village and Chicago Switching|
|161.13||Elk Grove Village Switching|
The Central Illinois Railroad is a shortline railroad in Illinois. The switching and terminal railroad operates trackage near Peoria, Illinois. The Central Illinois Railroad was established in 2000, operating on track leased from the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway (BNSF).The railroad previously operated around eighteen miles of track owned by the BNSF near Chicago, Illinois, but on 30 July 2010 announced that due to financial losses on those lines, BNSF would resume handling operations on those lines on 9 August.The CIRY is owned by the Railroad Services Group, which also provides contract switching services and track maintenance. Central Illinois Railroad's also owned in majority by the La salle Rockford & Central Railway (LSRC).