The Midwest High Speed Rail Association could not be successful without of the efforts of our tens of thousands of members. Here's what you can do today to be a part of bringing fast, frequent and reliable trains to the Midwest.

Donate and become a member

Are you ready to see construction on our first high-speed trunk line? Are you ready to ride modern, comfortable trains? Become a member today with an online donation, or mail a check to:

Midwest High Speed Rail Association
4765 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625

    Make a Bequest

    High speed rail is a long-term investment in our nation's future. MHSRA is and will be on the front lines advocating for strategic investments needed to bring high-speed rail to the midwest for years to come. You can ensure that our voices will continue to be heard by designating a gift from your estate.

    Send a message to your elected officials

    Amtrak needs to replace and expand its aging fleet with new, modern trains. Tell your U.S. senators and representatives: Fund a new fleet for Amtrak!

    As the heart of the Midwest's network, Illinois must be a leader in high-speed rail. Tell your Illinois senators and representatives: Illinois needs a bold, statewide rail plan.

    Focused on better commuter rail in Chicago? Tell Springfield that you want a better Metra at

    Join Our List

    Subscribe to our weekly newsletter to receive updates, learn about the latest developments and find out how you can add your voice to the call for high-speed rail in the Midwest.


    Contact us to be put on our volunteer list. We'll notify you when there are opportunities to donate your time or services.

    Host a Presentation

    Are you involved in a group or organization chapter that hosts speakers? Please consider our Speakers Bureau for a presentation on high-speed rail. We welcome the opportunity to speak to groups, chapters, and other organizations about the demand for high-speed rail across the Midwest. Please contact us to learn more about our Speakers Bureau or to request a presentation.