Transporting a value of $1.1B+ in freight annually, with access to six Class-I railroads, two multi-modal harbors, 4 U.S. interstates, warehousing, and multiple development-ready sites, America’s Central Port, located in Granite City, Illinois, is one of the largest freight hubs in the Midwest.


“We are a special purpose unit of local government, “Dennis Wilmsmeyer, Executive Director, says. “Economic development is what we do. That is job creation and the promotion of transportation opportunities, primarily by river but also via rail and truck as well. We’ve even got a small aviation component on our property here in Granite City.”

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