Amtrak announced Friday that they would be limiting the number of round trips from Milwaukee to Chicago.
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Starting Monday, the train will only make two round-trips between the two cities. Typically, the train makes around seven trips, so this will be a significant adjustment for commuters.
The train will still take its usual route and make it's routine stops, just not as many times throughout the day.
SERVICE ALERT: Effective Saturday, March 21, @Amtrak Hiawatha (Milwaukee – Chicago) is reducing its schedule to two round-trips daily. https://t.co/ExIwNCTZcE pic.twitter.com/H0ysI7Wse9— Wisconsin DOT (@WisconsinDOT) March 20, 2020
This change comes amid the coronavirus outbreak and Gov. Evers ban of gatherings of 10 or more people.