A Metra outbound train departs out of LaGrange Rd.
A Metra double-header with METX 200 on the point accelerates under Roosevelt Road.
A inbound Metra train departs out of Hinsdale for the windy city.
Rush hour at Union Station as viewed from Roosevelt Road. The busy traffic and intricate track work always makes for nice viewing.
Hello from the Windy City, where it feels like January rather than late March. Or perhaps it feels like late March. Either way, I had a few minutes to spend at OTC watching the scoots whiz by the... (more)
METX 124 heads south through the Amtrak shop while AMTK 150 waits on the wye.
An outbound Metra train passes some workers at La Fox Road as it arrives into the station at La Fox.
Metra's morning rush hour comes to a close. Much has changed at this site, i am not sure sure the carmen of the 1950's would have predicted Whole Foods or LA Fitness's arrival.
Outbound Metra departs Franklin Park, Illinois.
Metra 214 hammers past 403 with an express, which will make its first stop at Downers Grove in about 15 minutes.
Metra 421 and 405 meet in front of me in Franklin Park.
So much to see in one photo... An outbound Express passes a flip-back at the Highlands, while in the distance you can see another express getting ready to overtake a... (more)
METX 185 departs Union Station shortly before rush hour.
Deadheading equipment heads from the BNSF yard to Union Station under the Chicago skyline.