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Blue Water

Blue WaterAmtrak’s Blue Water train passes underneath a coaling tower in Michigan City Indiana on June 12, 2004. The Blue Water connects Michigan cities such as East Lansing, Lapeer and Port Huron to Chicago.  (Photo by J.R. Valderas)

The International

Amtrak’s International, now the Blue Water, arrives at the Battle Creek Transportation Center on July 9, 2003. Since the train was converted to a new schedule in April 2004, it has experienced a 21% increase in ridership.. (Photo by J.R. Valderas)

The Wolverine

Lake Cities now known as The Wolverine

Amtrak train #353, formerly known as the “The Lake Cities” now known as “The Wolverine,” pulls into the station sometime in May 2003 at Dearborn, Mich. The Wolverine is the most popular passenger train in Michigan With three daily trains in each direction between Chicago and Detroit. (Photo by Nathan Nietering)