The Friday Evening Rush is in full swing as several Metra trains move around Chicago Union Station on a beautiful summer afternoon.
Two outbounds race out of Elmhurst after they both made pickups. Due to one of the trains being late they ended up racing each other the whole way! made for a very interesting show!
An inbound Metra train to Chicago is seen departing the La Fox station as a few of my friends grab their shots and watch the train depart east towards Geneva.
A eastbound Metra electric train heads along 71st St in South Chicago.
A set of new Metra electric M.Us heads west down the middle of 71st St in South Chicago.
Part of the Chicago skyline, including the Sears Tower make up the backdrop as Metra trains are seen parked at Ogilvie Transportation Center, formally known as North Western Station on June 25, 20... (more)
While touring NRE's Silvis facility with an escort and proper PPE, we were allowed to look inside the cab of former Metra E8 516. 516 was built as CNW 5029A and still has the CNW cab signal equip... (more)
The morning commuter rush is in full swing at Union Station in downtown Chicago as two inbound trains glide through CP Taylor.
Metra 122 makes a station stop over at the temporary platform in Joliet with the first heritage corridor train of the evening.
As the sun pops out on a stormy day, Metra 102 makes a stop on new UP main 1 with heritage corridor 917. UP main 1 is now located where BNSF main 2 was, and BNSF main 2 is now next to BNSF 1.
Chicago's Roosevelt Road Overpass Hot Spot
A Metra F40PH powers a seven car train through downtown Chicago on a beautiful first day of Fall in September of 2012.
A set of new Metra electric M.Us heads for its final stop of the evening at Blue Island
Metra MP36 427 departs Elmwood Park with a inbound train
Metra 215 leads a outbound train past the searchlights in Bensenville.
Metra 406 departs out of the new platform in Joliet with a inbound