Southbound City of New Orleans crosses Chicago River on the St. Charles Airline Bridge.
Taste the BNSF rainbow veteran ATSF yellow warbonnet leads some heritage BNSF power under the fading light of the ATSF searchlights at Verona.
In nice evening light, the class IC SD70 leads CN A446 south through Cicero on the Belt.
METX 206 flies under the Rock Island-era cantilever and searchlights at Interchange as it heads to Joliet with a train full of rush hour commuters.
F40PH-3 #175 makes her first run west on the Rock Island, with recently overhauled repainted MP36PH-3C #423 in tow. 175 is the first F40 to receive Metra's new F40 paint scheme.
It's business as usual on the Transcon on the 4th of July as ATSF 3832 West leads a manifest through Lomax, IL. The track on the right is the TP&W connection.
A Burro crane shoves a couple of hoppers and a CNW caboose north up the New Line dumping rock during reconstruction of the Touhy grade crossing.
An outbound express kicks up dust as it flies through Arlington Heights.
UP 4711 flies eastbound through downtown Dekalb en-route to Chicago.
A scene to never be repeated, UP 8495 leads a westbound empty coal drag under the now gone C&NW signal bridge. Also behind the SD70ACe is SP 343, which was repainted at Jenks not to long ago.
Overhead view of Amtrak's Chicago yard, as the last rays of sunlight begin to die away.
A Metra train passes by Amtrak's yard facility in Chicago, with the city visible in the background.
Metra 137 flies through Arlington Heights with a center track express train.
A trio of Geeps thunder west out of Joliet with the Galesburg bound L CHI102. An ATSF Bluebonnet leads the way, followed by a BN Cascade green and an H3.