BNSF GP39M 2874 leads the westbound local bound for Millsdale out of Joliet
In 1992, Metra pondered a radial route on the EJ&E. I happened upon this train being prepared to film the route for Metra/EJ&E "brass." I was told the camera man would be riding there wi... (more)
While doing its switching in Joliet, NREX 5974 pauses over Scott Street with the 102 local.
One of only 4 so far. This ES44A6 has Twin Turbo and new EGR system to meet the latest EPA Tier 4 emissions rating.
NREX SD60 5974 leads the 102 local west through Joliet, approaching the diamond at UD Tower.
One of a kind paint E 6 630 was leading a westbound commuter train into Joliet Union Station.
A pair of new GEVO's climb Joliet hill with an eastbound tanker train.
A spotless GEVO and an older C40-8 lug an eastbound freight up the hill. A second eastbound can be seen approaching on Main 2.
Metra 103 makes a station stop at the temporary platform in Joliet with the first heritage corridor train of the evening.
A former Erie Mining F9 sits in Joliet Yard. Later it would be coupled to sister unit 4214.
The last GTW painted SD40-2 switches out the south end of Joliet yard.
In the golden hour, the 102 local departs Joliet behind a classic warbonnet Dash 8 leader.
CSX GP38-2 2554 sits on the I&M Canal bridge as it does some switching. This is the first time I've seen a train on this spur.
Union Pacific Mi-Jack No. 91004 moves on after finishing loading a Pacer Stacktrain container onto a well cars at Joliet Intermodal Terminal (also known as Global IV) at Joliet, Illinois, on the n... (more)