A plan for expanded service would feature year-round trains rolling between suburban Noblesville and downtown Indianapolis.
The weekend program distributed six bike-hauling cars among seven trains in each direction, providing more than 1,000 rides to bikers to several destinations.
The Hoosier State Line runs four days a week from Indianapolis to Chicago.
Because of increased traffic expectations due to the holiday weekend, INDOT is suspending most road restrictions starting Friday evening.
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INDOT was looking to Corridor Capital to take over hoping it could improve service on the Hoosier State Line, but negotiations ended abruptly last weekend.
Just under 34,000 people road the Hoosier State line between Indianapolis and Chicago last year.
Runners had to get creative when a train crossed through a marathon course.
The Hoosier State Rail Line runs from Indianapolis to Chicago and could face extinction due to lack of funding.
Two women were caught on a bridge 80 feet in the air with a train heading toward them.