There was no pomp or circumstance to Wednesday morning's flights at Quincy Regional Airport, as crews went about their work preparing the Tecnam P2012 Traveller aircraft for its inaugural departure from the regional airport.
When two Cessna 402 touched down at Quincy Regional Airport on Wednesday afternoon from St. Louis and Chicago, not a single passenger disembarked from the planes.
QUINCY -- The Amtrak Midwest network service has modified its service schedule because of reduced travel demand. One daily round trip for the Carl Sandburg, which runs between Quincy and Chicago, has been canceled.
Concern over contracting the novel coronavirus has led to a steep decline of people traveling.
The Marion County Commission has identified what it believes are the county's top five transportation needs. The list is almost identical to the one it compiled in 2019.
After nearly a yearlong discussion, two public meetings and more than 800 survey responses, Quincy residents were presented on Thursday with 24 transportation projects as the Quincy Regional Transportation Plan moves into its next phase.
The public is invited to weigh in on a number of traffic, safety and general transportation priorities during an open house from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at Quincy University's Hall of Fame Room, 18th and Oak.