Lots of Metra power lays over during the day.
A set of Metra's new electric cars heads south through Flossmoor.
Sunday afternoon scoot to Fox Lake picks up speed as it rounds the Hainesville curve.
Metra 186 leads a outbound through a snowy landscape in Hinsdale, approaching West Hinsdale.
Northbound Metra Electric heads past the 18th Street Yard.
Metra 198 heads west by La Vergne, slowing for its stop at Harlem Avenue in Berwyn.
A METRA F40PH leaves Uniton Station as it inches past Fulton St.
After picking up a bad ordered bilevel in Joliet, the NIRC 1 and 4 head for the 47th Street Shops in Chicago, passing Hickory Creek in Mokena. The little NIRC 1 began life as the IC 9016, back in ... (more)
a Metra commuter train, less than a mile from Union Station, begins its journey on the Milwaukee line sporting its MILW stripes as tribute to the former railroad that graced the line.
At the height of the 1993 midwestern flooding many railroads are under water and scrambling to find detour routes to maintain service. At the time, the Chicago & NorthWestern is one of the few (if... (more)
Shortly after sunset during the "Blue Hour", an inbound train from the western suburbs arrives under the pristine Chicago skyline.
In the quietest moments of a winter storm, fire and ice converge in the tangled trackwork at Metra's busiest interlocking in the Chicagoland area.
Inbound Metra Electric train passes the tiny shelter at 18th Street.
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Metra 422 leads a outbound train west at River Road.