A new Metra BNSF Line train schedule will take effect on June 11.
This schedule change was necessary due to the implementation of Positive Train Control and also incorporates feedback from the approximately 2,400 customer comments Metra received during the public comment period.
After losing to Great Britain in the Seven Years' War, France ceded its territory east of the Mississippi River to the victor, but retained lands to the west.
In 1803 France sold its holdings in North America west of the Mississippi River to the United States under the Louisiana Purchase.
Several annual music festivals take place in Davenport, including the Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, the Mississippi Valley Fair, and the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival.