ECONOMIC ADJUSTMENT STUDY: CHICAGO SOUTH SHORE AND SOUTH BEND RAILROAD CORRIDOR. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Various aspects of the South Shore corridor economic adjustment investigations are described. The investigations examine the economic adjustment problems that would attend demise of the South Shore as a carrier in northern Indiana, and identify steps that can be taken by public authorities to save the railroad. The objectives have been to identify service, marketing and investment requirements for effective restoration of financial health to the South Shore, and changes of organization structure that would assure the railroad's continuing future success.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Also available in set of 3 reports PC E12, PB80-193493.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission

    8149 Kennedy Avenue
    Highland, IN  USA  46322

    Economic Development Administration

    Publication Div, 14th Between E St & Constitution, NW
    Washington, DC  USA 
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00318347
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EDA-80-076
  • Contract Numbers: EDA-06-09-01493
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM