Metra West Line train #2256 shoves the last Elgin train into Chicago for the night as WSOR's T-001 stands by, awaiting a route on the C&M Sub. and a trip back home to Janesville, WI. These classic... (more)
On a late night run to Joliet, the next-to-last outbound Rock Island District train of the evening is just minutes out of LaSalle St. Station as it passes venerable 16th St. Tower. Special thanks... (more)
On a cloudy, and very cold, nearly Winter day, METX 116 pushes an inbound dinky toward Union Station under one of the few remaining untouched, triple-track, Q signals.
Metra 185 leads a outbound train past the Brookfield water tower.
Another train load full of commuters pounds through West Chicago on a scorching 100+ degree day.
After enjoying a trackside lunch at a little drive-in called Shorty's in Wood Dale, my Dad observes an outbound scoot head west towards Elgin.
Friday evening Metra train on the UP Harvard sub.
It's 5:30pm as a loaded commuter train runs out of Palatine during the evening rush.
Commuter train flies down to the station in Palatine during the early Friday rush.
An outbound Metra departs Chicago Union Station on a Sunday morning.
Class leader Metra 200 shoves an inbound train 21 miles back to Union Station on the BNSF Chicago Subdivision.
An outbound Metra train from downtown Chicago approaches Washington Street in Downers Grove with 105 in the lead, blasting the horn to warn the BNSF MOW crew working near the rails of its arrival.
An oldie on the point of an outbound scoot.
A La Grange Park ambulance provides an interesting juxtaposition to the Metra cabcar bringing an inbound train into the station.